Sometimes I forget that the sustainable living community can be a bit of a bubble. Things that have become the norm for me usually seem weird to others. I realized that when I ordered the Nixit menstrual disc. I was kind of excited about it—not that I get excited about
What if 2024 became the year you stopped buying things you don’t need? While I’m not a huge fan of New Years resolutions, I figured January could be the perfect time to write about this topic. No longer buying stuff sounds so easy, yet before you know, you get sucked
I can’t believe it’s already December! Christmas is around the corner but is it the most wonderful time or is it peak consumerism? According to the SEI, the festive season results in as much as 650kg of C02 emissions per person. It doesn’t have to be that way! From the
Until recently and like many who suffer from the autumn blues, I could sum up the end of August with one word: dread. Sure, I was sad that warm sunny days were behind us but mainly, I associated summer ending with going back to work. And boy I dreaded that!
It’s been a while since I last posted. In fact, It was before Christmas. I had a lot of blog posts planned but I simply couldn’t bring myself to write them. Not because I didn’t have time or because of writer’s block, nope; I just don’t find blogging fun anymore.
The internet is a gold mine when it comes to eco-swaps and most of the time people will tell you about how amazing they are, that it changed their life and that they could never go back. I do that a lot and it’s true a lot of the time.
Spring is here! I repeat, spring is here! And with spring comes dandelions (Taraxacum officinale). I know most people see them as invasive lawn weeds but in reality they’re pretty amazing. From flower to root, dandelions are packed with nutrients and have been used in traditional medicine for centuries. I’m
Long time no see friends! I kind of left the blog die out the past year, in favor of Instagram, but I have decided to start posting here again. Insta is no longer fun and I blame the algorithm. I love the community we created there but I just see
Have you already embarked on your sustainability journey? Or are you curious about how to get started? I have good news for you: going green has never been easier! But with so much information available online, it can sometimes get tricky to tell which habits are helping the planet and
Christmas is early this year! With so many of us trying to cope with being trapped at home because of the lockdowns, I feel we have started to decorate well in advance. I suppose a little zero-waste Christmas magic can’t hurt. Neither can a cup of mulled wine… or two.