Stop Waste Shaming: Zero Waste Rant

I didn’t even realize how much the problem of wast shaming truly bothered me until it happened to me. My roommate and I were sitting and eating food at the campus restaurant. Due to COVID-19, the food we order comes in paper boats and extra condiments are either in tiny plastic cups or in theContinue reading “Stop Waste Shaming: Zero Waste Rant”

Eco-Friendly Dog Products: Toys, Treats, etc.!

One of the categories in our lives that might seem hardest for us to find eco-friendly alternatives can be our pets, but it shouldn’t have to be that way. Below is a list of some eco-friendly dog supplies brands and products that you can get your furry friend. Together you and your pooch can makeContinue reading “Eco-Friendly Dog Products: Toys, Treats, etc.!”

Trying Love, Beauty, and Planet’s Shampoo Bar: Zero Waste Review

If you keep up with my posts on this blog, then you may be aware of my disdain for a certain company owned by one of the largest plastic waste contributors in the world. Love, Beauty, and Planet is a brand owned by Unilever, a company that owns close to 200 brands, most of whichContinue reading “Trying Love, Beauty, and Planet’s Shampoo Bar: Zero Waste Review”

You Don’t Have to Be Absolutely Perfect: Zero Waste Rant

This is a topic that has definitely come up more than once on my blog, but I thought that it was something that needed to have its own post for me to thoroughly rant about and explain in detail. As many of you know, my favorite quote when it comes to the zero waste movementContinue reading “You Don’t Have to Be Absolutely Perfect: Zero Waste Rant”

Great Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV): Low Waste Living on a Budget #13

Apple cider vinegar is a vinegar that is made from fermented apple juice and is known for its many health benefits, like aiding in weight loss, lower blood sugar, and strengthening the immune system, among others. Apple cider vinegar also has many other uses besides its health benefits, making it a very versatile product toContinue reading “Great Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV): Low Waste Living on a Budget #13”

Closet and Secondhand Halloween Costume Ideas

If you’re looking to save some money and the planet this Halloween season, consider trying to create your Halloween costume out of things you already own and secondhand purchases. All it takes is a little research into what you want to dress up as for Halloween and a little creativity. I’m getting most of theseContinue reading “Closet and Secondhand Halloween Costume Ideas”

Low Waste Hair Care Brands: Low Waste Living on a Budget #12

I originally was going to label this “Low Waste Hair Care Products,” but soon I realized that there are a ton of different types of hair care products and as someone with very thick, straight hair, I didn’t want to leave out anyone with curly, natural, or fine hair by just unknowingly only talking aboutContinue reading “Low Waste Hair Care Brands: Low Waste Living on a Budget #12”

Sustainable Candy for Halloween

If there is one thing synonymous with Halloween, it is the candy. Almost 600 million pounds of candy is purchased each year for Halloween, which is an insane number when you think about it. So being a more ethical and sustainable minded consumer, I wondered if there were even any options for people like meContinue reading “Sustainable Candy for Halloween”

Colgate’s New Sustainable Mouthwash Swish – Zero Waste Review

Like I’ve said many times on this blog. My Instagram feed gives me a ton of ideas on what to do for new content, especially now that Instagram Reels has come of age and more people, especially in the zero waste community are using it. I love watching them and getting new ideas and newContinue reading “Colgate’s New Sustainable Mouthwash Swish – Zero Waste Review”

Low Waste Toothpastes Under $10: Low Waste Living On A Budget #11

Zero waste toothpastes are one of the things that I have yet to find for myself. I personally have very sensitive teeth that require fluoride in order to stay healthy, and there aren’t a ton of available options for me since a lot of the zero waste toothpastes are fluoride free. That is why IContinue reading “Low Waste Toothpastes Under $10: Low Waste Living On A Budget #11”