Treat yo self. Such a great mantra. But in today’s world, it’s been twisted to promote purchasing.
When I got my new Wayuu Bag from Ekii Store, I decided to put it to the test by going on a walking adventure by the Humber River.
Tons of room to hike, horseback ride, or cycle. A waterfall to see and tons of apples growing wild on trees.
Henry Rollins wrote a story about a couple having sex that is interrupted when she answers the phone. He wrote this moment:
Recently, I went to a play. *Not going to say which one, I’m not a TOTAL s**t, despite what you might think* And I sat at the back and watched the actors until I got bored.
We all do it, we subscribe to the newsletter online, or in person at checkout. And then we’re bombarded with emails constantly showing us this deal or that deal or, “New arrivals selling out fast” and “Quick, you don’t want to miss this!”
Don’t try to do things alone. We’re not isolated creatures. Nor are we gods who can do anything. Get some help with your goals.
You’re doing your best; examining your behaviors, checking yourself, putting in safeguards, but then you buy something you didn’t mean to. Maybe you slipped emotionally, or fiscally. Whatever it happens.
Home ownership for almost ten years means I haven’t had to use a laundromat for ten years…
I read a study that says that second hand fashion will over take fast fashion within ten years.