MIXING OLD + NEW

One of my favorite weekend activities since making the shift to slow fashion is ... you guessed it! Thrifting. Since starting my thrifting journey, I've managed to score some beautiful, high-quality pieces at incredible prices. And the best part? I'm giving these clothes a new, loving life ... and keeping them out of the landfill.

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PARING DOWN WITH PASSAGE JEWELRY

Exciting news... We're moving! I'm a purger of stuff by nature, so one part of the move I'm really looking forward to is the inevitable paring down of our belongings that will take place over the next couple of weeks; determining which items we actually love and use, and which items have simply been collecting dust over the years and are ready to be passed on to a new loving home.

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WARM WEATHER "ESSE"NTIALS MADE OUT OF WOOD

Clothing made out of wood? You bet! Lyocell — commonly known as Tencel — is a cellulose-based fiber derived from dissolving wood pulp. A member of the Rayon family, this sustainable man-made fiber has a laundry list of benefits. For starters, lyocell is impeccably soft, breathable, lightweight, and you guessed it ... comfortable. It's safe to say this lovely fiber has quickly become one of my favorites.

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GREEN DETOX JUICE

When was the last time you gave your body a good ol' detox? Every Sunday, usually while dinner is in the oven, I'll prepare two carafes' worth of "Mean Green" detox juice that my husband and I split for the week.  Made from an assortment of mostly green fruits and vegetables, this magical detox juice is jam packed with nutrients that help restore and heal your body.

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