minimalism | Veggie Magnifique

Can you remember the last time you did absolutely nothing and felt at peace about it? The last time for me was yesterday afternoon. It lasted less than five minutes, but felt good. A break, not only from doing, but also from that low-level anxiety that so many of us live with. I just sat, ...

vegan eco favorites january

Did you know that I wear glasses? Just kidding. I don’t. I am just one of those weirdos that have black glasses with no lenses for days when I feel like looking studious or geeky. Because the truth is, guys… I am a total geek. Wait… you knew? Okay, fine. But I’m finally coming to ...

veggiemagnifique-capsule

Today’s post comes with a big caveat. I.e. We are not fashionistas nor stylists. We certainly enjoy looking fab, and the thrills of fashion to a certain extent, but this whole capsule wardrobe-ing is firstly about minimalism, clarity, and peace of mind. If you’ve seen the first video in this series where we explained why ...

vegan eco favorites

No one tells you about the perils of minimalism. Namely, what the heck you’re supposed to do with all that stuff you’re so intent on discarding. Obviously you’re not just going to chuck it in the dumpster of your building, as tempting as that is…. because you’re an eco and conscious person. But man, you ...

vegan eco fashion capsule

There are really only a few essentials in life. Fresh air, love, continued growth, and vibrant fruits and veggies. But we humans like to complicate things. We like to think that we need copious amounts of clothes and stuff and gadgets in order to be “happy.” We think that if we don’t have the latest ...

slow design paris veggie magnifique

Three words that make my heart sing: Minimalism. Feng shui. Optimization. Call me a Shintoist if you want, but I’m convinced that our surroundings affect us more than we will ever know, and that in taking care of our environment (both immediate and in the broader sense), we take care of ourselves. The pants we ...

baby items minimalism parenting

When you announce you’re pregnant, along with congratulations, you may receive ‘the list’, a scarily long document detailing everything a new parent must own. And if you’re anything like me, it’ll send you into a tailspin of overwhelm. I mean, you’re only just getting your head around the fact that you’re growing a human inside ...

Vegan and Eco-friendly presents

Among the many things currently on your mind, one of them may not be the new Disney movie, Moana. (But, give it a thought, it’s fantastic.) No. Your thoughts are most likely revolving around the 5 million things you have to do before Christmas. And me, too. (Of course, I’m also thinking about the Disney movie… ...

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