The Hidden Carbon Footprint of your Online Habits

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Are your google searches hurting the environment? Is checking your email and streaming a movie affecting the planet? Yes, but it’s not as bad as you think.   If you’re one of the 4.1 billion people who use the internet worldwide, then you’ve probably checked … more

10 Zero Waste & Natural Products for an Eco-Friendly Bathroom

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My bathroom has been the most difficult room to transition to sustainable products. So many items that we use every day are either sold in plastic containers or made with harsh chemicals, but your bathroom is not a place to overlook when working to … more

6 Ways to be a More Sustainable Pet Owner

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There are many ways to include your furry best friend in the eco-conscious movement and make sure you’re both doing your best for the environment. Here are some ways you can be a sustainable pet parent.

Apartment Composting – Everything You Need to Know

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Wondering how to compost in an apartment, indoors, or small space? We’ve got the basics, bins, how, why, and where for you from a compost expert! One of the best ways to reduce your waste and impact on your local waste system is to … more

25 Sustainable Gift Ideas for Everyone on your List

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The annual green gift guide is here! As always I’ve compiled a variety of eco friendly gift ideas so you can not only give thoughtful presents, but also have a lighter impact on the planet. There are options for everyone – friends, family, kids, … more

Zero Waste Swaps – Reduce Your Impact and Save Money!

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You’ve probably already got your water bottle and reusable coffee cup, but here are 10 other zero waste swaps to consider which can greatly reduce your plastic and carbon footprint, plus most can also save you money over time! This post is in partnership … more

Benefits of Slowing Down

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Daily life is increasingly fast-paced with more work and life demands plus the mental energy it takes being always connected through our phones and social media. Additionally consumption has sped up and we’ve been seeing an increase in cheap, disposable products over quality and … more

How to Tell Good vs. Poor Quality Products

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One of the best ways to shop more sustainably is by buying good quality pieces. Not only will they last you longer and save the waste, energy, and resources needed to replace them, but even if you stop needing the item someone else can … more

“Green” Date Ideas 💚

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In celebration of Valentines Day, here are some eco-friendly ways to spend time with your special someone. Personally I much prefer spending time together than giving gifts, and not only are these great lower-impact dates but they also can be very affordable! Huge thank … more

30 Ideas for a Greener New Year

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Heading into a new year I always think it’s great to have a mix of goals/resolutions including personal, career, relationship, and also things you can do to reduce your impact. So here are some ideas of things you might want to try this new … more

Giving Quality Over Quantity

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Our consumerist society is amplified during the holidays and unfortunately it seems like consumption has become the focus of the season. Events require new outfits, festive-ness is measured by how many decorations you have, it seems like parties have to feature a Pinterest-worthy spread, … more

Why you should Stop using Fabric Softeners & Dryer Sheets

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Let’s cut right to it, you shouldn’t use fabric softeners. They’re not only bad for your clothes (especially athletic wear which we’ll get into) but also not great for your health or the environment, it’s just not worth it! Fabric softeners became popular in … more

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