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zero waste shaving: safety razor

Zero Waste Shaving: How to Use a Safety Razor Over the past year, I’ve been slowly making simple switches for a more eco friendly, zero waste lifestyle. Last fall, I was down to my last few disposable razors so I asked for a safety razor for Christmas. Safety razors are an excellent sustainable option because[…]

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eco friendly, zero waste inspired packing and moving

Eco friendly, Zero Waste Inspired Packing and Moving Tips The packing has begun! I am leaving my precious little Texas bungalow to move to my beautiful home state of Georgia next week. I know from past packing experiences that moving to a new place can be quite wasteful and hardly eco-conscious. So I’m trying to be more[…]

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say no to single use plastic bags

In my sustainability journey, an essential thing I’ve learned  is that refusing single use plastic bags is one of the easiest ways to help the environment. It’s always my first advice to anyone interested in a more environmentally conscious lifestyle. It seems like something that would be inconsequential in the big environmentalism picture. However, these bags[…]

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regrow plants from kitchen scraps

Normally, when working in the kitchen, I collect all my food prep scraps and throw them into the compost tumbler in my backyard. However, several times on Pinterest, I’ve seen links for how to regrow plants from kitchen scraps and finally decided to give it a try. What an excellent way to reduce waste, right?[…]