Today I want to talk a bit about consumerism around the holidays and why I no longer want any part of it. Over the last couple of years, I’ve gotten into simple living. I’m far from being a minimalist, but I’ve worked at living more minimally…not really in terms of never buying anything or not… Continue reading Consumerism & The Holidays
Hello again! It’s been nearly a year since my last blog post, and I’ve really been wanting to start blogging again. But first, I thought I’d talk a tiny bit about why it’s been so long. Over the course of the last year, I’ve started and then given up on many blog posts. As I’ve… Continue reading Victoria Kaitlin | UPDATE
Today I thought it would be fun to answer some questions about my experiences being vegan…a vegan Q&A! I’m just going to jump right in! Q: Did you find being vegan difficult in the beginning? What about now? A: So, I went 100% vegan on April 6, 2018 and, honestly, I didn’t find it difficult… Continue reading Vegan Q&A
So today it’s been exactly one year since I went vegan…my vegan-niversary, if you will! April 6, 2018 was the day that I decided I would no longer consume or use any animal products. For me, going vegan was a slow transition. I was a vegetarian for over 5 years before, and I had attempted… Continue reading My First Year As A Vegan!
We live in a very wasteful society…and the fast fashion industry is one of the most wasteful industries out there. For anyone who’s not aware, fast fashion is a term for trendy, inexpensive, generally low-quality clothing produced by mass-market retailers. Stores that sell fast fashion items include Forever 21, H&M, Topshop, Old Navy, and Fashion… Continue reading Living In A Throw Away Society & The Fast Fashion Industry
Today we’re getting frugal over here on Victoria Kaitlin! I thought I’d share with you 50 simple ways to save some money just by doing everyday things, but with a focus on trying to be low-waste! I’ve sorted these tips into three categories — beauty, household, and lifestyle! BEAUTY 1. Eliminate the bulk of your… Continue reading 50 Easy & Low-Waste Ways to Save Money
Living a low-waste lifestyle is something I’m striving for. But it’s definitely something that takes some effort and focus…and that’s because we live in a very wasteful and consumerist society. It’s a common thing to go into a store and see individually wrapped products or one-use products. Everything today is made to make things easier… Continue reading How I’m Becoming More Low-Waste!