minimalist travel – Alaska

Mr. Smith and I are going on a ten-day trip to Alaska. We'll be spending a few days in Anchorage, a few days driving around, and a few days in Fairbanks. I'm pretty excited about going to a new-me-place and meeting (finally) his extended family. I'll write about how the trip went in a future … Continue reading minimalist travel – Alaska

adventures in apartment composting

Did you know that food waste in a garbage bag is essentially embalmed and the decay process slows to a halt? Did you know that approximately 40 percent of food waste in the United States is from consumers? Over time, I'm finding that I am becoming much more conscientious about my family's production of waste. … Continue reading adventures in apartment composting