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The #1 Way to Ditch Plastic in the Bathroom

The #1 Way to Ditch Plastic in the Bathroom

7 Minute Read. About a year ago, I made the switch from the liquid shampoo I’d been using all my life to a shampoo bar. And let me tell you, it’s literally one of the easiest eco swaps I’ve ever made. For me, the main […]

6 Ways to Reduce Your Ecological Footprint

6 Ways to Reduce Your Ecological Footprint

7 Minute Read. Ever feel like no matter what you do, you’re not doing enough for the environment? That’s exactly how I used to feel. Like all the time. Eco-guilt is a very real thing. And it sucks. But it doesn’t have to be that […]

Beyond Meat Burgers — 4 Ways to Ditch the Bun

Beyond Meat Burgers — 4 Ways to Ditch the Bun

8 Minute Read. There’s a few things you should know about me. I’m a food fanatic whose also very particular about the way she eats things. You know those people who don’t like the different foods on their plate to mix, or who eat their […]

What the Food Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know About its Fresh Produce

What the Food Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know About its Fresh Produce

7 Minute Read. A few summers ago, I went to a pick-your-own farm where you can get your fruits and veggies right from the vine. Little did I know, it would change the way I saw fresh produce forever. After paying for my freshly picked loot, […]

How to Invest in Green Tech, Clean Energy and Zero Waste

How to Invest in Green Tech, Clean Energy and Zero Waste

7 Minute Read. Post sponsored by Swell Investing Almost 2 years ago (to the day), I made my very first investment. At the time, I honestly didn’t know how to invest, but had some money saved up, and wanted to make it work for me […]

How to Make Your Own Non-Toxic Products

How to Make Your Own Non-Toxic Products

8 Minute Read. If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably googled a thousand DIY recipes in an attempt to make your own deodorant, tooth paste, household cleaner, or windex replacement. I totally get it. You wanna find low waste, cost-effective, non-toxic alternatives to the products […]

15 Tips for Zero Waste Parenting

15 Tips for Zero Waste Parenting

9 Minute Read. Zero Waste Parenting? Is that even possible?   Let’s be honest, it’s tricky enough trying to lower your own environmental footprint, but when you add the element of kids into the mix, it can seem near impossible. But instead of trying to […]

Why recycling isn’t going to save the planet

Why recycling isn’t going to save the planet

8 Minute Read. Reduce. Reuse. Recycle.   We’ve all heard this phrase before, but why is it that we’ve only ever put the last step into action? Probably because recycling is easier than actually changing our habits. I’ve been recycling ever since I moved to […]

Finally! A sustainable fashion brand that doesn’t break the bank

Finally! A sustainable fashion brand that doesn’t break the bank

7 Minute Read. Have you ever thought of asking: Who made my clothes? Were they paid well enough to support their family? Are there any sustainable fashion brands out there? It’s not often that great fashion is paired with ethical standards (or comfort for that […]

3 Kitchen Must-Haves for Zero-Waste Living

3 Kitchen Must-Haves for Zero-Waste Living

5 Minute Read. Having to cook for yourself every day can be a total pain in the arrssss, especially when trying to avoid items that come in excessive and unnecessary packaging that we all know is bad for the environment. So wouldn’t it be great […]