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safe in the sun: zero waste sunscreen

Zero Waste Sunscreen Summer is just around the corner! I can’t wait for mornings spent in the garden and afternoons at the swimming pool. Summer is my favorite time of year! With the summer fun also comes powerful sunshine, and the sun is something we don’t mess around with in my home. With a family history[…]

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no more plastic water bottles

I’m not really sure when it was decided that drinking water from a plastic bottle is superior to tap water, but it’s high time a few myths concerning bottled water are clarified. Honestly, bottled water is way more expensive and surprisingly less regulated than tap water. Check out this video by the Story of Stuff[…]

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5 simple switches for a zero waste bathroom

5 Simple Switches for an Zero Waste Bathroom I think transitioning to a more eco-conscious lifestyle should be simple so that everyone can do it! Before my research in sustainability, my bathroom was full of chemical laden products and lots of plastic. I’m very pleased with my minimal waste, ecofriendly bathroom now.  I’d love to[…]

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5 simple sustainable switches

It’s official, I’ve been blogging now for one whole year. Happy Blogiversary to me! It’s been such an exciting year experimenting with sustainable living and learning zero waste practices. I am especially thankful for being introduced to the Zero Waste Bloggers Network this year. The community has been so encouraging and a real motivation in sustainable[…]