Terumah.ca was created for smart women looking for fun insights on style, beauty, travel, art, and creative living. I’ve recently added more posts on self-care and spirituality due to positive reader feedback.
Terumah means â€ścontributionâ€ť or â€śgiftâ€ť in Hebrew, and itâ€™s also the name of my Torah portion (Iâ€™m a longtimeÂ Kabbalah student). I have a million different interests, and this is the place where I get to share them all with you.
Style: Iâ€™m a supporter of slow fashionâ€”quality over quantity. Iâ€™d rather invest in chic, timeless pieces that withstand seasonal trends. Fashion labels that are ethically made (no sweat shops) and sustainable (environmentally friendly) are the ones Iâ€™d recommend above all others.Â Lately, I’ve been really into vintage and secondhand fashion. Begin your sustainable style journey with these master lists of ethical brands.
Beauty: Iâ€™ve been trading in my makeup and beauty products for non-toxic versions. Going green doesnâ€™t mean sacrificing in performance and luxury. I also write about increasing inner beauty and self-confidence.
Travel: Iâ€™ve lived in Asia, North America, and Europe. Iâ€™m a curious traveler, so youâ€™ll find plenty of useful travel tips and guides in this section. I’m doing my best to travel in more sustainable and eco-friendly ways.
Art & Entertainment: Film, literature, music, architecture, illustrations, design, etc. etc. etc.â€”if it catches my eye, youâ€™ll hear about it. Join myÂ Goodreads book clubÂ for fiction recommendations.
Lifestyle: Sustainable living, home decor, gift ideas, DIY, health, wellnessâ€”anything that I think will improve your life will be found here. For resources on spirituality and healing, see my posts here.
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