When you stick a box in the corner of the room, full of stuff, eventually your brain will stop seeing it as clutter. It will fit into the normal structure of the room and unless you are looking for it, you pretty much won't see it. It isn't until you clean out the room, that... Continue Reading →
In the world of cooking shows and Instagram feeds, every meal that we see looks picture perfect. This encourages us to chop, peel and often waste parts of our fruits and vegetables that are perfectly edible, even if they aren't pretty. Here are 5 fruits and vegetables that I previously would have chopped apart and... Continue Reading →
I hope everyone had an amazing Easter break - I have been taking a week off, but will be back with new blogs next Tuesday!
All of us in the Zero Waste community come from different backgrounds and are at different stages in life. We all have different stories and different resources available to us when it comes to reducing our waste. But something that I have noticed recently is that none of that matters. There is only one thing... Continue Reading →
Pets seem to be an area that a lot of us struggle with when it comes to reducing waste. Pets are often a part of the family, and they have wants and needs of their own - and just like children, not only are we responsible for them, we want to see them happy. But,... Continue Reading →
I landed head first charging into this book after finishing (and loving) how bad are bananas (check out my review here) - thinking that this would be another fascinating book about something that I cared about. And it was, for the first three chapters, before it got very confusing, very fast. Basically, the book is... Continue Reading →
Some of you seem to be enjoying my video recommendations, so I thought I would post another for this week. Here are some videos I enjoyed this week. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R48k1W3QGVs&t=0s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXE3Ej8OXzc&t=0s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBzyzziuTsg&t=0s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Ufs-TFMNuE&t=0s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bkAhmHcOgk4&t=0s Happy viewing everyone! And check out a new blog this Friday!
This week there have been even more videos that added more value to my life. See below what I have been watching! I always love a new recipe to try. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFSOnhpKyH4&t=43s And some timely money advice as I focus on reducing my spending this month. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyLehb7vN9Y&t=0s Sometimes we all need to remind each other that... Continue Reading →
Going Zero Waste with my mailbox was one of the first things I tried to change on my Zero Waste Journey - but this is something I still struggle with on a monthly basis. That's right, almost a year in, I still have not eliminated my mail completely! BUT - I have been able to... Continue Reading →