Beginner’s Guide to Simple Living

I strive to have a simple life. I don´t like chaos, clutter, having a lot of things. I like my living space and space in my head to be clutter free, organized and happy. It´s not always easy, but it´s always possible. I want to share with you some of the basics steps to more simple living.

SUNDAY READING: Environmental Melancholia

The times are tough for those who care about the environment. After reading all the news I can´t help myself from feeling lost, terrified and unable to help. People seem not to care if it´s not happening in front of their home. Or maybe they just keep it to themselves. I hope it´s the second …

Wait, what? Now there is plastic in my tea too?

About 70-80% of tea bags are made from compostable paper while the remaining 20-30% contains heat-resistant polypropylene. This is to prevent the breaking of the bag, but it does mean that small pieces of plastic mesh are left behind in the soil when you compost the bags. This is just something the brands will never share with us. 

DOING YOUR BEST – MY ZERO WASTE FAILS

My way of showing you that we all fail sometimes. Hope they make you feel a little bit better, give you some hope and a push to give it a try. Going zero waste doesn´t happen over night. It takes time and a lot of researching, especially if you don´t live in a city and your options are limited. It´s about trying your best. It´s about producing less waste. Every plastic that we avoid buying matters.

Independent one girl brand: PIRATE PIŠKA

Wellcome to new series, dedicated to amazing, strong, creative and successful women. There have so many girl bosses on my list, from clothing designers, furniture designers, artists, company owners, photographers,… you get my point. They inspire, they amaze and they rule. Today I present you an amazing designer and apparel creator Tjaša Križnar or PIRATE PIŠKA.

What I packed for Hvar – or how I travel light

“Packing for vacation is so stressy and takes me forever.” naaah not at all. Life just became so much easier with having and wanting less stuff. So here what I packed for my vacation and I hope it helps you to start traveling lighter as well.

Exploring Dolomites and South Tyrol

I finally found myself driving to The Dolomites and don´t worry I took plenty of photos for you. So go on a journey with me and check out all the beautiful places I´ve visited in South Tyrol.

OUR 2 DAY HIKE TO STANICEVA HUT & TRIGLAV

They say you are not true Slovene if you haven´t climbed Triglav, Slovenian highest mountain (2,864 meters high). That my Slovenian nationality is questionable, I already know, but I have no idea how come I made it to so many mountain tops in Slovenia and other countries, but not Triglav. Shame on me. And under Triglav, …

HIKING ACROSS ISLAND HVAR

A few weeks ago I went back to my beautiful island of Hvar. Since I decided to not drive there, the trip got funny pretty fast and ended with a hike across the island. Here is my story and video of my trip.