My first ever climbing trip

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I've been climbing in a gym on and off for 6 years now. At the end of last year I got back into it and have been going to the gym twice a week. With summer ahead of us it was about time that...

My DIY throat infection get-well-soon remedy

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I've always been very lucky with my health. Even though I haven't always lived a healthy lifestyle, I've never had any health issues and it's quite rare for me to get sick. Though on occasion I'll get a severe throat infection and I wanted...

The ‘Pinterest dinners’ challenge

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Like most of you I have a huuuuuge board on Pinterest with all sorts of yummy recipes. And like most of you I've only made about 0.001% of them. That's why I came up with the idea of organizing Pinterest dinners. Allow me to...

The story of my quarter life crisis

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Back in 2014, when I was around 25 years old, I had my first big breakdown / awakening. I called it a 'pre-midlife crisis' before anyone started talking about the quarter life crisis ... Let me walk you through how I got there and...

How I get myself out of bed in the morning

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I've never been a morning person ... I'm 32 now and I still don't understand how people wake up early without feeling like a zombie. I used to be all grumpy and felt completely drained before even starting my day. So let me tell...

About Minie

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Hi, my name is Evelien (aka Minie) and I like figuring out how things work so I can make them work for me. On this blog I share everything I know.

What is a Minie Life?

I can only describe it as a functional approach to life with a mix of minimalism, elegance and lots of love.

Find out more about me here.

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