Why I Want to Relearn the Art of Slow Living

“The great benefit of slowing down is reclaiming the time and tranquility to make meaningful connections–with people, with culture, with work, with nature, with our own bodies and minds”
-Carl Honoré, In Praise of Slowness: Challenging the Cult of Speed

What’s Holding Me Back?

Last month, I made a conscious decision to live a sustainable life. It isn’t easy because first, in my city and country there are not a lot of options for plastic-free or bulk items. Second, people will roll their eyes at you when you talk about it. Since living this way, I felt a little…