10 Tips for Zero Waste Absolute Beginners

So for a long time, I wasn't going to write this blog. There are so many Zero Waste/Low Impact starter lists out there on Youtube, in Blogs and generally on the internet. But something occurred to me when I was chatting with a friend the other day. The more Zero Waste beginner┬álists out there, the... Continue Reading →

5 Steps to cutting down your screen time

One of my new year's resolutions is to spend less time watching screens. By screens, I mean my phone, my computer (for things like youtube) and my one, true distraction, TV shows. In preparation for the new year, I have taken some steps to change my habits, and I am already noticing a huge difference-... Continue Reading →

Spending in the silly season

Despite the fact that I try to avoid as much sale advertising as possible, I often still cannot avoid the advertisements for the holiday sales. All of the new products that are sold as must-have items can be tempting, even for me! I wanted to take the time today to remind everyone, myself included, that... Continue Reading →

A Carbon Education – worth a read!

On recommendation from Sustainably Vegan in her video on Sustainability must-reads, I recently read "How Bad are Bananas" by Mike Berners-Lee. This was an amazing book that I unexpectedly tackled in a day - It was simply that good! I really love the philosophy of this book and what it tries to make us understand.... Continue Reading →

Update on my Plants

My small garden has become a pride and joy of mine during this life transition. As shown on my Instagram feed, it all started with a small Aloe Vera plant and a baby basil plant, and it has steadily grown from there. I have never been someone with a "green thumb", but with a little... Continue Reading →

5 reasons to have a to-do list

This month I have been focusing on organization. This includes checklists. Checklists can be a tool for more than just remembering what you have to do. Here are 10 reasons a to-do list works for me. It declutters my mind: Do you ever feel like there are so many things going on in your head... Continue Reading →

Going Zero Waste with the Mail

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 →

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