That Gum You’re Chewing? Yep, It’s Made of Plastic.

I thought, since it is Plastic Free July, I would share with you one of the most surprising plastics I gave up early in my Zero Waste Journey. I am so sorry to put you off your after lunch snack, but that gum is made of plastic. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2kttVyakHN4 While chewing gum and bubble gum was … Continue reading That Gum You’re Chewing? Yep, It’s Made of Plastic.

5 Things I learned trying to be Zero Waste on my holiday!

I just arrived back from a trip to Japan. It was a spectacular experience that I will never forget. The people, the music, the atmosphere, the food (YUM) and unfortunately‚Ķ.the plastic (YUCK!) Trying to reduce your waste at home can begin to feel easy (or easier). You know your local stores, you know how they … Continue reading 5 Things I learned trying to be Zero Waste on my holiday!