Posts Tagged "Living Simply"

My Version of Minimalism: How to Edit a Wardrobe

I remember reading books when I was the Style Editor of a women’s magazine about how to edit a wardrobe. In other words, how to minimize the clothes in your closet to be most efficient — quality, not quantity. The photo below was me, at a time in my life when I was NOT embracing the idea of editing my closet. I was more focused on how to emcee a fashion show in harem pants. I was also the girl who’s closet bar collapsed under the weight of her wardrobe. Then slowly, as I moved west and my lifestyle changed,…

23 Feet: Banff Film Festival Review

February 8, 2012

On Friday night, Sean and I attended the Banff Mountain Film Festival in Sun Valley. Given the impression I’ve gotten from Sundance Film Festival (crazy, weird, artistic movies that I might not understand), I was a bit skeptical as we grabbed seats in the theater. Then, an amazing thing happened: From the moment the screening began, I could relate to every film, simply because all the films are centered around travel + action sports + mountains. That’s our life. Those are our people. The last time I felt like this was my first day at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I…