Real talk: none of us should get a free pass to wreak havoc on our environment just because we need a holiday from our first world lives.
I’ve been trying to make those little changes over the course of a few years now, and I just noticed that some of them have added up to a *nearly* zero waste shower routine! Just to keep it real, I’m going to share each part of that routine, what makes it more eco-friendly, and where it’s not perfect. Because nobody’s perfect. Not even Ryan Gosling.
I decided to do a little experiment to be conscious about how little (or how much) trash I made at a conference I recently attended. Here's how I did...
I used to make impulse decisions all of the time when shopping, but instead I now try my best to thoughtfully research and source out products that I’m proud to own. But… this research can get overwhelming once you delve deep into a black hole of info on the interwebs, so sourcing out brands we can trust can take a bit of time, and a few apps.
Last year, one of my “new years goals” was to do my part more for the environment. But sometimes… it can be hard to know where to start. For me, my starting point was looking to others for inspiration. They say to surround yourself with the people who motivate and lift you up, and if … Continue reading My Favourite Eco-Instagram Accounts
Over the past year I’ve grown more and more interested in how we help our environment. If you’ve ever tried doing this, you may have encountered the “overwhelming sense of doom” that I did. Then I discovered a few bloggers that showed me how much we as individuals can do to help the environment more so than just using our own shopping bags at the grocery store and reusable water bottles.
Its that time of year again! I’m guessing I’m not the only one that has an annual closet purge, and honestly, I usually bask in it. There’s something that feels so good to me about decluttering and starting fresh, but this year was different.