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homemade apple cider vinegar

Homemade Apple Cider Vinegar Recipe Every fall, my family and I go to the Ellijay Apple Festival in North Georgia! It’s such a fun time of the year. We enjoy watching the clogging performances, eating all the fall treats, and checking out handmade local crafts and art. Of course, we always come home with heaps[…]

zero waste dog
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zero waste dog care

 Zero Waste Dog Care Tips! My pup, Polly, became part of the family before I started on my  low waste, eco friendly journey nearly five years ago! And even though I’ve been working to reduce our household waste for years now, I still continue to struggle with zero waste dog care. There are some aspects[…]

zero waste shaving
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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[…]

making the switch to zero waste toothpaste
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making the switch to zero waste toothpaste

  Alright, so you’re on your zero waste journey, and you’ve got that super awesome compostable bamboo toothbrush. Now let’s talk about when you run out of conventional toothpaste. What do you do about zero waste toothpaste? The health of our teeth is important so it’s essential to consider all the options! Why Choose Natural[…]

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zero waste period

Zero Waste Period Have you ever wondered how to keep things zero waste during your period? I’m excited to share with you the many different options available for waste free menstruation! First of all, let’s get two things straight. Our conventional use of disposable tampons and pads is 1. pretty darn wasteful and 2. potentially harmful[…]