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What about the Broccoli Stalks?

What about the Broccoli Stalks?

2 Minute Read. Did you know that Americans throw out approximately 40% of their food every year? That’s not only a ton of money going down the drain (about $2,275 for every household of 4), but its also the largest contributor of waste in our […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Waste Disposal & Recycling

A Beginner’s Guide to Waste Disposal & Recycling

 7 Minute Read. Most of us know that glass, metal, and paper are recyclable, but what about toothbrushes, rubber bands, and old computers? These items don’t really fall into standard recycling categories, so what do we do with them? The truth is: there’s no one-size-fits-all […]

How to Save the World Without Lifting a Finger

How to Save the World Without Lifting a Finger

4 Minute Read.  Ok maybe you have to lift a finger, but literally, only one finger . . . How many times a day (or week) do you Google something?   Do you know that Google performs approximately 40,000 search queries every single second (InternetLiveStats)? This means […]

My Top 10 Food Storage Faves

My Top 10 Food Storage Faves

 6 Minute Read. Who’s hungry? Oh wait…that’s me! But seriously, let’s talk about food ‘cus I’ve got some goodies for you. One of the biggest sources of household waste comes from the kitchen: Ziploc bags, Glad Tupperware, and dare I say it . . . […]

Picking Up 1 Piece of Trash a Day could Change the World

Picking Up 1 Piece of Trash a Day could Change the World

 5 Minute Read. “More than 8 million tons of plastic is dumped into our oceans every year” (Plastic Oceans Foundation), and that number is expected to increase tenfold in the next decade. If this doesn’t put your radars on high alert, let’s take a look […]

Sustainable Periods . . . they exist!

Sustainable Periods . . . they exist!

7 Minute Read. Women have been socialized to be discrete about something that happens to them every month, but today I am bringing it front and center. Yup! We’re gonna talk about women’s periods. Men, this ain’t your blog post (unless you’re just curious . […]

Eco Kits Starting at Just $25

Eco Kits Starting at Just $25

2 Minute Read. The thought of Climate Change can feel overwhelming at times. Am I right? Raise your hand if you’ve ever said this to yourself: How can I make a difference if I’m only one person? But “never doubt that a small group of […]

Reduce your Amazon Packaging in 10 Seconds

Reduce your Amazon Packaging in 10 Seconds

6 Minute Read. You know that feeling —> You just got home and your Amazon package has arrived! You slice open the box with burning excitement to get your product, and you see a mass of plastic air pillows engulfing your itty-bitty product. We all love […]

Detergent-Free Laundry…oh yeah, its a thing

Detergent-Free Laundry…oh yeah, its a thing

5 Minute Read. What would you say if I told you that laundry could be done without detergent? You’d probably be skeptical…right? (**Don’t worry, I’ll help you pick your jaw off the floor after reading this.**) Last year, I went to the Green Expo in […]

5 Bathroom Swaps for Aspiring Zero-Wasters

5 Bathroom Swaps for Aspiring Zero-Wasters

4 Minute Read. The Average American goes through 656 bars of soap, 198 bottles of shampoo, and 156 toothbrushes in a lifetime (National Geographic).   The way I see it, we have 2 clear options here….either stop being so damn clean 😉 or switch out […]