Not so long time ago I joined an inspiring Facebook group that talks about up-cycling and reusing the textiles, reducing pollution from clothes and becoming aware of how we use the textiles. It has deepened my perspective on how I use clothes and textiles.
When I wrote my last post I had no idea where it would actually bring me. I was dissatisfied with my wardrobe. I didn’t like how it felt wearing my clothes but didn’t know why. Something needed to be done.
This story happened exactly two years ago on the 15th of December 2013. That was the last evening of my pregnancy with Emma, our second daughter. I was overdue, big and heavy and looking forward to giving birth like anything. To shorten the waiting time somehow I begged my husband to take the heavy me … More Life as a gift. One personal story
A few weeks after my husband and I got married I was talking to a woman who happened to help us to find accommodation. When she learned that we were newlyweds she got extremely excited to share some words of wisdom with us as she happened to survive divorce and now was in her second … More Are you a nagging woman or a smart woman?
Long time ago in my home town in Ukraine there lived a guy. For the sake of this article let’s call him Ivan. Ivan was one of those guys that seemed “invisible” to me. I would neither call him handsome or attractive in any way. He was surely a great guy but I personally would … More What any woman MUST learn in order to have a happy marriage
A few years ago I was attending my highschool reunion gathering. Girls only. It was a bit weird to discover that my gals now happened to turn into adult and mature women most of them married, some having kids, some still single and one of them already divorced. As we were chatting about life and … More 1 thought that is destroying your marriage.
Today is my birthday! I have turned 31! On the day like that I like to look back at my life and analyze, learn and plan ahead. I believe that every person has his or her stronger sides or patterns of behavior that help them receive what they want in life. It’s just that we … More My 3 secrets to a fruitful life
Very often we run through our lives on autopilot. We are doing things because they need to be done and even though we might experience some dissatisfaction about life we don’t dare to stop and consciously think about that. That is because it might hurt, or give this uncomfortable feeling of self misery, or the … More Is your life out of balance?
I don’t know about you but when I watch mainstreem romantic hollywood movies I get an impression that true love is something a-la Cinderela story type of thing. You meet that perfect person, get that amazing feeling, get together, get a little conflict but the feeling is so strong that the conflict just dissapears, and … More What is true love? 7 stages of a relationship
When I think of what happiness is I think of little children. They are able to feel the joy of life in a simple fact that they are alive, and not because of what they have. As we grow up we learn to accumulate negativism. Fears, problems, disappointments all make us feels like happiness is … More How to be happy? 4 steps towards the joy of life