Sustainable Wedding Planning (Part 1)

Within the last year, so many of my peers have gotten engaged! I can't help but daydream about my wedding day. There are so many fun, creative and affordable ways that you can incorporate sustainability into your wedding and I am excited to share what I've learned so far! My friends got married last year... Continue Reading →

Apps That Give Back

  We are all guilty of spending too much time on our computers and phones. Not only is this bad for both our physical, emotional and mental health, but it's bad for the environment, too. Below are some awesome apps that can help us give back to the environment, control our screen time and live... Continue Reading →

Spring Gardening

I have always dreamed of having a backyard full of fruits, vegetables and herbs because nothing is more amazing than growing your organic own food. Over the years, I haven't had much success with maintaining plants. Even though my name means "harvester", I've always struggled to keep plants, such as succulents and orchids, alive.  Rather... Continue Reading →

Spring Cleaning

In the spirit of spring, many of us spend time cleaning and refreshing our homes. Today's post is dedicated to sustainable cleaning practices that you can use for spring cleaning, or better yet, year round! Supplies Transition to non-toxic and biodegradable cleaning products. Most cleaning products contain toxic ingredients, so this transition is not only better... Continue Reading →

Earth Month

It's April, which also means that it is Earth Month! Although, every day should be Earth Day. If you have been thinking about trying out a new eco-friendly lifestyle alternative, now would be the time to do so! You can even take advantage of Earth Day (April 22nd) to start a project at school or... Continue Reading →

TerraCycle

Now is a perfect time to begin a green project in honor of Earth Day, which is less than a month away! Whether you're interested in starting a green project at home, school or work, TerraCycle can help! TerraCycle offers free recycling programs that are funded by participating brands, manufacturers and retailers to help collect... Continue Reading →

Eco-Friendly Teeth Tips

This year, I have been experimenting with different types of natural teeth care products because most generic toothpastes have potentially harmful ingredients. Some of these ingredients include a pesticide called sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) and a possible carcinogen called titanium dioxide. In addition, many recycling facilities can't recycle toothpaste tubes because they are made from multiple... Continue Reading →

Natural Deodorant

Did you know that most deodorants have many carcinogenic ingredients? When you get the chance, take a look at your deodorant and check to see if it has aluminum and/or parabens listed in its ingredient list. Aluminum is a metal commonly found in deodorant and parabens are preservatives used in personal care and green beauty... Continue Reading →

Bottles to Bars

Take a moment to look inside your bathroom cabinets and shower shelves. How many plastic bottles do you see? When I first did this, I was mortified by how many plastic bottles were hidden away in my bathroom. I easily had over 20 bottled products. I had a bottle for shampoo, conditioner, body wash, shaving... Continue Reading →

Valentine’s Day Gifts & Ideas (2019)

I love Valentine's Day because I love love! Whether you're celebrating with your friends or a special someone, spread the love by adding a little green into your celebration this year! Cards Did you know that there is such thing as plantable cards? Well if you didn't, now you do! These cards are biodegradable and... Continue Reading →

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