Two passports and a bamboo toothbrush for zero waste travel

10 minimalist tricks for zero waste traveling

Whether you’re going to be flying soon or your planning a zero waste road trip, it’s a great idea to reduce your waste when you travel and shoot for zero waste travel instead. It takes some planning to do zero waste traveling, but it’s so…

Three glass mason jars with food from bulk shopping

Tips for zero waste shopping and bulk buying

If you want to have a zero waste home, learning how to buy in bulk and reduce waste while shopping is a must. Here are some tips on how to do zero waste shopping– what to bring, the benefits of bulk shopping, and other helpful…

alternative period products for a zero waste period- reusable cloth period pads and a menstrual cup

How I made my period zero waste (and painless!)

If you’re a woman and you bleed, congratulations! You drew the short stick! Honestly though, women already have plenty to deal with in life… We don’t need to add toxins, waste, and extra expenses on top of shark week. That’s why I decided to pursue…

brown paper-wrapped present with twine and dried white roses

The must-have healthy gift guide- fantastic gift ideas for 2019

I’m not one of those people who are great at finding the perfect gift. Some people have a knack at gift shopping. It’s not a talent of mine. What makes it even harder is when you’re shopping for people that obviously have very specific tastes!…

A mug of almond milk

How to make your own almond milk- zero waste and delicious!

I used to loooove store-bought almond milk. So when I found out I had Lyme disease and was put on a diet that excluded cow milk I thought, hey, store-bought almond milk is great instead! Right? But soon I found out that store-bought nut milk is…

Salt in a wooden spoon next to mason jars of salt for a zero waste lifestyle

The best zero waste products to start reducing your trash

It seems like going zero waste, along with zero waste products, have become kinda in vogue recently. It’s fashionable to be zero waste, so a lot of people are jumping on the bandwagon without really understanding the movement and what it’s all about. And sometimes,…

Wood spoons, stainless steel straws and other items to help reduce your use of plastic

How to use less plastic- creative hacks you need to hear about!

Did you hear the news? Plastic sucks. Americans throw away 35 billion plastic water bottles yearly. 90 percent never get recycled. Flimsy plastic bags only take about a decade to be broken down, but most plastic takes 450-1,000 years to degrade. It’s not going anywhere…