I went to a baby store when I was in the 8th month for the first time. Most probably it was the last time, too. I was shocked how many products for the tiny creatures are out there! My minimalist & minimum waste self decided to prove myself and the world that 90% of all those things the baby actually doesn’t need.
Why do I care about natural or synthetic? The answer is simple. Conventional hair products from the drug store as well as the professional ones usually contain a dangerous cocktail of chemicals that are harmful not only for our hair and body, but the environment, too. That's why I've decided to take care of my … Continue reading Natural & minimum waste hair care
After one year since my last trip to Cape verde, I finally took off again! This time I headed to my beloved Mexico. I’ve already been there five years ago, as a volunteer. The purpose of this journey was totally different this time - I went to meet my fiancée’s family and enjoy a family … Continue reading Travel guide: Mexico
...aka what I (didn't) buy during pregnancy. As my belly started growing (around 22nd week), I’ve been having the “I have nothing to wear!” panic attacks from time to time. Sounds familiar to you, pregnant ladies? It’s not only that your crop tops and regular fitted sweaters and t-shirts just don’t fit anymore, but also … Continue reading Pregnancy fashion minimalism
Since our Minimum Waste shop has opened its doors, I’ve observed a couple of things here. Most people that come in would say something like: It’s amazing what you do, the plastics are terrible. Some of them would top it off with: Thank god that they hand out paper bags instead now. I also noticed … Continue reading What does “sustainability” actually mean
You might have asked why I use the word minimum waste when talking about my lifestyle, and not zero waste. Zero waste is the world-known movement aiming to reduce your household waste to zero, which is what I’m trying to do. So, why do I keep saying minimum instead of zero then? To me, zero … Continue reading Zero or minimum waste?
Tereza With this article, I want you to change your attitude towards clothes & shopping for clothes. I want you to think about it. I want you to learn to shop smart and consciously. Why? I’ve organized enough workshops in my shop&education center Minimum Waste, talked to many interesting people from the fashion industry, read … Continue reading Why we need to change our relationship with fashion
Not only that I live the #minimumwaste lifestyle, but I am now in charge of a place called Minimum Waste. What does it mean? Actually, what is Minimum Waste?! To me, Minimum Waste is a dream come true. I’ve always wanted to do something good for the environment - simply because if we damage our … Continue reading My work – Minimum Waste