Today’s fashion industry is a booming one. With new trends appearing and fading faster than just about anyone can keep up with, it can be intriguing to see what the latest styles are. However with trends shifting so quickly, and holding such sway over such a large amount of the population, this creates a few problems that cannot go ignored much longer. Not only does the fashion industry too often feed into the unrealistic beauty standards that cater to such a small fraction of society, but it also helps to create more waste than we should ever have been allowed to create.
There’s nothing wrong with enjoying new trends, as long as it is done in a healthy and responsible manner. Back in 1930, an American woman would typically own an average of nine outfits. Fast forward to today’s norms, and many Continue reading
This might seem pretty pathetic, but here goes. I moved here 18 months ago. I am a stay-at-home mom, however, all of my children are in school. My oldest son has moderate to severe autism which prevents me from having a regular nine to five job. I am simply looking for another stay-at-home mother or somebody who has some familiarity with my situation to talk to during the day or to get coffee or lunch with.
Some cries for help are loud, clear, and easy to interpret; some cries for help are painfully silent and easy to miss. The day you read on the neighborhood social media site that someone in your neighborhood was literally crying for a friend, you immediately reached out. At the time you were having a garage sale just down the street so you invited her outside to come over and chat Continue reading
If you are looking to support a good cause, you may want to look into clothing donations. This is going to be one of the best ways for you to help others out without any cost to you. When it comes to picking the right charitable clothing donations company though, you want to make sure you are looking into a few things. While a charitable donation might be ideal for you and your situation right now for donating, you need to make sure you are being strategic about it and ensuring you pick the perfect company that is going to help you out. Here’s what to look for when you are looking for clothing don Continue reading