Fashion and Sustainability on a Budget

Fashion and Sustainability on a Budget

As our world becomes more and more sustainably-conscious, it is important that we keep striving to change many of our not so environmentally friendly habits and norms.  This includes everything from the foods we eat to the threads on our bodies.  I love clothes.  As someone who has been studying fashion the past 3 years, [...]

The Act of Consumption: Why do we spend so much money on goods we don’t use?

The Act of Consumption: Why do we spend so much money on goods we don’t use?

Follow the author, Francis: HERE Have you ever purchased something that you didn’t need but somehow ended up buying it? Well, you are not the only one. So many of us are guilty of spending our money on something unnecessary. The question is: why do we recklessly spend our money on these things? SALES The [...]

The Importance of Minimalism: Why does more stuff means more happiness?

The Importance of Minimalism: Why does more stuff means more happiness?

Follow the author, Francis: HERE Watching The Minimalists: Less is Now on Netflix made me think a lot about the amount of things I have at home. We are in a world that constantly teaches us that we need more things to be happy. The reasons for working are to buy more things, but is [...]

REFLECTING ON 2020

REFLECTING ON 2020

Annie: This year, I was given the privilege to not only confront my personal demons, but also societal demons. We faced so many challenges together that prompted many of us to grow, even if it was uncomfortable. Challenges that ranged from the pandemic to systemic racism to the presidential election. It was a gruesome year, [...]