Uncommon Swaps for Going Zero Waste

When you think of going zero waste and making those zero waste swaps, I’m sure the same things just seem to come to mind: metal straws, reusable water bottles, canvas grocery bags, bamboo toothbrushes, and maybe even a safety razor. After you buy all of those things, it might seem harder and harder to findContinue reading “Uncommon Swaps for Going Zero Waste”

Low Waste Living on a Budget: New Product Series Announcement

For many people, living zero waste might seem out of reach for them because of their financial circumstances. All too often, sustainable and ethical products are much more expensive than their wasteful counterparts, and it can seem impossible for many people to be able to make even the simplest swaps when it comes to theContinue reading “Low Waste Living on a Budget: New Product Series Announcement”

I Made the Natural Orange and Vinegar Cleaner that Everyone Talks About

If you go on Pinterest or Instagram looking at the zero waste posts, you have probably seen the photos of the jars of orange peels suspended in vinegar. When I first started my zero waste journey, this was the one hack that I was equally intrigued by and also skeptical of. As an avid loverContinue reading “I Made the Natural Orange and Vinegar Cleaner that Everyone Talks About”

Why I Don’t Enjoy Reusable Face Rounds: Zero Waste Rant

Most of my rants on this blog seem to do pretty well. I’ve talked about why I hate how every platform is coming out with their own streaming services in the past and why I hate most subscription-based products. I realized that since my main focus on this channel is sustainability and being zero wasteContinue reading “Why I Don’t Enjoy Reusable Face Rounds: Zero Waste Rant”

Quality Items to Invest in After Becoming Minimalist or Zero Waste

A big principle shared by minimalism and zero waste is the mindset to buy quality items that will last you a long time, maybe even a lifetime. It’s not about the quantity of the things you have but their quality. One thing that you will probably find is that quality items, especially items that areContinue reading “Quality Items to Invest in After Becoming Minimalist or Zero Waste”

Loop: All Your Favorite Brands but Waste Free

Loop is a global circular shopping platform designed to eliminate the idea of waste by transforming the products and packaging of everyday items from single-use to durable, multi-use, feature-packed designs. Loop allows you to send back your packaging for cleaning and refilling so that you can enjoy living with less waste.  What do they offer?Continue reading “Loop: All Your Favorite Brands but Waste Free”

Things I Will Never Buy Secondhand

Trying to only buy secondhand clothing is already hard as it is, but there are just some things that I will never ever buy secondhand. In my opinion, there are just some things that should just be thrown away or properly disposed of  instead of donated. First up, and I think this goes without saying,Continue reading “Things I Will Never Buy Secondhand”

I Bought Zero Waste Skincare and Hair Products from an Etsy Seller

By the end of April, I could see that my shampoo bar, facial cleansing bar, and body lotion that I normally buy were running a little low. Instead of buying the same products from the same brands that I normally do, I decided that it was time for me to branch out and help aContinue reading “I Bought Zero Waste Skincare and Hair Products from an Etsy Seller”

For Days: Zero Waste Review

I am so excited to be writing this because this is the first time that I am working with a company to bring you guys a review! Before we start though, I think that there are somethings that I should point out. I was the one that contacted For Days about working together. These itemsContinue reading “For Days: Zero Waste Review”

Try Doing Without

I talked about doing without as an important zero waste rule in a few of my previous articles, but I thought maybe this was a good time with the pandemic to expand upon this principle even more. Doing without is one of the fundamental principles of zero waste since the best way to make sureContinue reading “Try Doing Without”