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”

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”

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”

Free Recycling Programs Through Terracycle: Low Waste Living On A Budget #10

Here is my resource for you guys for all of the free recycling programs that Terracycle offers.  How do they work? Basically, all you have to do is signup to be a part of any of these recycling programs. Then all you have to do is collect the waste accepted by that program. When youContinue reading “Free Recycling Programs Through Terracycle: Low Waste Living On A Budget #10”

Zero Waste Things You Can Aim To Do Everyday: Low Waste Living On A Budget #9

When it comes to little changes you can make in your life to become zero waste, a little can go a long way. From changes in which products you buy to habitual ones, there are so many things that you can do to help the planet be aware of your own footprint.  Keep in mindContinue reading “Zero Waste Things You Can Aim To Do Everyday: Low Waste Living On A Budget #9”

Low Waste Grocery Shopping Tips and Tricks: Low Waste Living on a Budget #8

When it comes to low waste living, no category of your life is as wasteful as groceries. Unlike other categories, groceries have to be bought every month in order for you to live, since food and drink are necessities in life. Changing your buying habits when it comes to food is perhaps one of theContinue reading “Low Waste Grocery Shopping Tips and Tricks: Low Waste Living on a Budget #8”

Castile Soap, The Versatile Cleaner: Low Waste Living on a Budget #7

Castile soap is one of those things that comes along and makes you wonder, what can’t it do? I’ve featured castile soap in this series a few times, and I thought that it was just too versatile of a product not to have it’s own featured installment. So what is castile soap and what makesContinue reading “Castile Soap, The Versatile Cleaner: Low Waste Living on a Budget #7”

Shop Secondhand First: Low Waste Living on a Budget #6

Let me tell you something, you honestly wouldn’t believe the things that people just give away to thrift stores. I can’t begin to tell you the amount of full furniture sets, fancy dinnerware, and upscale brand clothes that I have seen in my time thrifting. If I had a home of my own there wouldContinue reading “Shop Secondhand First: Low Waste Living on a Budget #6”

Conducting a No-Buy: Low Waste Living on a Budget #5

This is one behavior change that is great for anyone on any budget because you don’t have to spend money on anything, in fact, that is the whole point! A no-buy is a set period where you are not allowed to buy anything extra that you don’t need. If it isn’t essential for you toContinue reading “Conducting a No-Buy: Low Waste Living on a Budget #5”

Bar Soap for Shampoo: Low Waste Living on a Budget #4

I know that I have my work cut out for me on this one, simply because there are not a lot of options for shampoo bars in mainstream big box stores, though there are some making strides.  Shampoo bars are an iffy subject when it comes to this series for two reasons: availability and variety.Continue reading “Bar Soap for Shampoo: Low Waste Living on a Budget #4”