35 Sustainable Micro-Habits to Try Out

|

Forming micro-habits takes two minutes or less, but can make a world of difference.  If you’re looking for ways to be more sustainable but don’t want to overhaul your life right now, there are small ways that you can make a difference to your own life and those around you.  … more

Move Over Grass, these Eco-Friendly Lawns are the Future

|

Even though grass is everywhere it’s actually terrible for the environment and takes too much time and money to maintain. However there are some sustainable, easy to care for, and beautiful lawn alternatives!

6 Ways to be a More Sustainable Pet Owner

|

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.

20+ Brands Tackling Fashion’s Waste Problem

|

Millions of tonnes of clothing and textiles end up in the landfill every year but some brands are finding solutions and changing how we view textile “waste”. Here are over 20 zero waste, upcycled, and circular clothing brands.

Your Guide to Apartment Composting

|

One of the best ways to reduce your waste and impact on your local waste system is to compost at home. Industrial composting comes with environmental costs that we often don’t think about. For example, collection vehicles make trips to pick up waste in a neighbourhood based on volume – … more

Favorite Plant-Based Recipes Perfect for the Holidays

|

A wonderful way to lower the footprint of your holiday meal is making it more plant-based. While a fully vegan Christmas dinner is fantastic, if that won’t work for you or your family then incorporating some more plant-based dishes can still have a significant impact. Many classic holiday dishes can … more

GREEN GIFT GUIDE – 25 Sustainable Gift Ideas for Everyone on your List

|

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

Baby/Toddler Fall & Winter Capsule Wardrobe

|

Capsule wardrobes are great for babies and kids! They allow you to have a small number of pieces that you can mix and match for a variety of outfit combinations and since little ones grow so quickly having a limited number of items not only is more budget friendly but … more

How to Throw a Zero Waste, Socially Distanced Party

|

If you look up anything about having a socially distant, covid-safe party, there’s plastic everywhere. So when planning a small gathering for my daughter’s birthday I wanted to see if I could keep it plastic free. Here’s what I learned and some tips for hosting a safe, socially distanced, and … more

Why You Should Join a Freecycle Group (or How to Start One)!

|

Have you heard of Freecycle/Buy Nothing groups? They are an amazing way to get things you need (for free!) and easily pass on items you no longer need to people who can use them. It’s incredibly sustainable and budget friendly, plus I love that they are growing in popularity as … more

Simple Swaps To Reduce Your Impact (and Save Money!)

|

You’ve probably already got your water bottle and reusable coffee cup, but here are 10 other swaps to consider which can greatly reduce your plastic waste and carbon footprint, plus most can also save you quite a bit of money! (which I’m sure we can all benefit from during these … more

12 Comforting Pantry-Recipes

|

Since many of you are hopefully self-isolating and it can be hard to easily get fresh produce, here are some of my favorite plant-based recipes which use ingredients found in your pantry or freezer. West African Peanut Soup – Cookie + Kate I love this nutty, creamy soup. It’s quite … more

1 2 3 4