Low-Waste Living

How to make your bathroom zero waste

How to make your bathroom zero waste

The bathroom is simultaneously the easiest and hardest room in your house to get zero waste. While some things like switching out a bamboo toothbrush is a cinch, finding a shampoo that works for you (and getting through the awkward transition period) can be something […]

Review of Low-Waste and Sustainable Home & Body Brand Unscented Co.

Review of Low-Waste and Sustainable Home & Body Brand Unscented Co.

When I began my main bathroom renovation, I knew I wouldn’t have access to a shower for multiple weeks. Clearly not an ideal situation, but I wanted the bathroom done, and I only had time on weekends! So on went the demo, and I became […]

The ethical & sustainable gift guide

The ethical & sustainable gift guide

Giving all-ethical gifts is an absolute dream. Sharing intentional, sustainable products that are made well and have meaning behind them is my goal for the holidays. Of course, it gets pricey to do it. So I’ll be sharing two gift guides with you this year! […]

10 easy ways to participate in Plastic Free July

10 easy ways to participate in Plastic Free July

Okay, going plastic free seems intimidating. It was to me, when I first saw the #PlasticFreeJuly hashtag last year. I mean, eliminating all plastic? Once you realize just how much plastic there is on everything you use, it’s hard to imagine going without it. I’ll […]

How to easily de-pill your sweaters

How to easily de-pill your sweaters

Before you go tossing out that old, pilled sweater that barely made it through last winter, consider this. I’ve tried just about every de-pilling method. Stones, scrapers, battery-operated ones from Amazon – but none of them really seemed to get at all the pills without […]

I was going to donate my box of non-organic tampons. Until I realized I might not be able to find an alternative that worked.

I was going to donate my box of non-organic tampons. Until I realized I might not be able to find an alternative that worked.

Changing my living habits to low-waste, earth and body-friendly living, I had a few leftover items that could benefit others. Namely, a few extra razors, bottles of shampoo I once bought on sale, and tampons. I decided to make up a box for a women’s […]

Is a zero waste kitchen really that scary?

Is a zero waste kitchen really that scary?

I never thought I’d be the type of person to start eliminating disposable plastics from my kitchen. I cared about the earth and doing good, but I was no die-hard environmentalist. So it surprised me that when I moved into my own home for the […]