Posts tagged lifestyle
Fashion Revolution Week 2018

This week we take the time to reflect what happened in Bangladesh at one of the biggest garment factories in the world. It has been five years since the Rana Plaza collapsed and took thousands of lives. These workers repeatedly reported the poor working conditions but they were forced to keep working to meet the high demands of the fast fashion industry.

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Glossier San Francisco Pop-Up

As a huge Glossier fan. When I heard they were opening a San Francisco pop-up shop, I screamed. Glossier is my biggest brand crush at the moment for makeup and skin care. As I’m getting older and having less time to do my makeup, I am trying to go for an easy and minimalistic makeup routine. Glossier is the answer for this.

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The Best $9.95 Subscription: MoviePass

I am a “poor college student”, as people like to label my type.  I never felt like I could justify spending $13.65 on a movie ticket for a movie that may or may not be good so I missed a lot of movies I wanted to see. To me, $13.65 is basically a whole meal and I can’t see myself denying a nice Trader Joe’s shopping spree for the chance that this might be the best movie ever.

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Beach Clean-Up 2017

Our lifestyle, by default, is so wasteful. I feel like we compromise excess trash for confidence. It is much easier to use a new plastic bag every day for your lunch rather than clean the same to-go container every night when you get home. Or it is hard to remember to bring your reusable coffee cup to Starbucks. I get the excuses. The problem is all of this trash has to go somewhere. It does not just disappear into mid-air once you throw it away. Realizing this and incorporating a less-waste lifestyle is the first step. 

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Closet Clear Out!!

Part of my journey to a more sustainable closet is clearing out all the clothes that I no longer want. I am not going to lie, this process is always difficult for me. I hold onto items because of sentimental reason or because I picture myself wearing it in the future. This mindset never works out. I usually end up buying something new without shopping my closet first. 

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