Podcast & Blog
While I mostly podcast, I occasionally write down my thoughts. You can all my podcast episodes and blog posts here. Each week, the Simple Life Works podcast will:
Each week, the Simple Life Works podcast will:
- Bring you tips and guidance for living a simple, more fulfilling life
- Share real stories from people doing good, simple works that:
- improve their lives
- meaningfully connect with others
- contribute to their communities.
Subscribe to the the SLW Newsletter for all my latest podcast updates and publication schedule.
After a loooong hiatus, I’m back this week with a couple of friends, Stephanie Funk and Laurie Marshall, to discuss fast fashion and the attachments we create to the clothes in our closet (or closets). 😉
During our conversation, we referenced a few things including:
- The Life Changing Manga of Tidying Up
- Clothes Mentor
- The True Cost (fast fashion documentary)
- Dress for Success
It’s good to be back. I hope you enjoy the discussion.
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