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”

My Problem with Most Sustainable Fashion Companies: Zero Waste Rant

I want to preface this as me saying that I don’t have a problem with every single sustainable fashion brand out there on the market. However, there is one thing that I’m really getting tired of seeing popping up on my Instagram and Pinterest feeds, and that is another new sustainable basics fashion brand.  IContinue reading “My Problem with Most Sustainable Fashion Companies: Zero Waste Rant”

Why I Hate Eco-Friendly Product Lines: Zero Waste Rant

Get buckled in cause this one is going to get a little hairy. I recently posted an article over how to spot a greenwashing company (article here), and by the end of writing that, I could feel myself getting heated over the topic and how it puts advertising in a bad light. If you didn’tContinue reading “Why I Hate Eco-Friendly Product Lines: Zero Waste Rant”

Why the Zero Waste and Minimalist Aesthetics are Dumb: Zero Waste Rant

If I told you to picture the home of a zero waster or minimalist, what would you see? Mason jars full of bulk foods neatly labeled and stacked in a pantry? Bamboo bowl, plates, and utensils? Stainless steel lunch boxes? A home full of only neutral colors, natural woods, and metals? Plants everywhere? What IContinue reading “Why the Zero Waste and Minimalist Aesthetics are Dumb: Zero Waste Rant”

Why I Hate Bamboo Cutlery Sets: Zero Waste Rant

Another popular product that tends to pop up a lot when you start looking at zero waste swaps are those cute bamboo cutlery sets of a spoon, fork, and knife all neatly tucked into a cute fabric, roll-up holder. If you’re going for the zero waste aesthetic, then this is the product for you. ButContinue reading “Why I Hate Bamboo Cutlery Sets: Zero Waste Rant”

Why I Hate the Metal Straws: Zero Waste Rant

Metal straws have been around for longer than you think but really came into the spotlight after a viral video of a sea turtle getting a plastic straw pulled out of its nose. The video made its way all over social media and showed the horrible extent of the plastic in our oceans and howContinue reading “Why I Hate the Metal Straws: Zero Waste Rant”

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”

Why Having a Blog is So Hard… (a small rant)

I have been making and writing on blogs for the better part of three years now. I always start off great, but ultimately end up deleting everything because I just can’t keep up with the demand. Blogs are hard. They really are, and don’t let anyone tell you differently. If you have a successful blog,Continue reading “Why Having a Blog is So Hard… (a small rant)”