My journey to “zero waste” has been a roller coaster, where the ups have been great and I’ve produced little to no waste, and the downs are crazy & frightening at how much waste I can produce. However, I’m trying to have a little grace with myself and realize that even my “bad” days with … More Safety Razor Review: Tried & True
I’m so excited to share this with you guys! I’ve been working on my personal “minimal wardrobe” capsules for a while and it’s taken me quite some time of donating unused items and slowly but surely adding in the items that I need…most importantly, from fair trade and Eco-friendly companies. I’ve spent a good chunk … More Minimalist + Fair Trade Summer Capsule | 2017 Fashion Revolution Week
Happy Earth Day! I have been looking forward to this day since last year! Mostly because I love Earth Day and it’s kind of the whole purpose of my blog. So Earth Day for me kind of feels like a personal holiday… Also, I failed to post something last Earth Day because I was too … More Happy Earth Day! Here are some easy ways to give back!
Over the course of my journey to ethical living, I’ve been asked a lot of questions regarding minimalism, environmentalism and Christianity, and how they all work together. Thus, I thought I’d just throw all my thoughts into one blog post to answer those questions from my perspective. First, let’s get some definitions out of the way … More Environmentalism, Minimalism, and Christianity: Can you be a Christian in a “Movement”?
I’m not gonna lie, I was a little skeptical going into this. I like my milk really creamy and for some reason, I thought that could only be accomplished through store bought almond milk. I stand corrected. Not only is homemade almond milk just as creamy as I like it to be, the flavor is so much … More Organic Vegan Almond Milk Recipe | Zero Waste Kitchen
So you want to become a minimalist (or at least want to minimize & simplify your home), but have no idea where to start amidst your glorious collection of coffee mugs, and shoes… I was there once, but I’m happy to tell you there IS hope for you! Take a breath, and check out some tips … More 6 Easy Steps Towards Minimalism (Tips!)
Going Zero-Waste doesn’t have to be daunting. If you’re on the journey to reduce your waste, you’re probably wanting to know how in the world to buy food and necessities without creating waste. Here are some of my tips in the grocery store on reducing waste. Reusable Shopping Bags. An easy place to start is … More A Guide to Zero Waste Grocery Shopping
With the new year approaching, it’s the perfect time to reflect on this past year, and set goals for the coming year. I know a lot of people who don’t believe in New Year’s Resolutions, but I think they’re all missing out (I still love y’all 🙂 ), because honestly, if you don’t set goals in life, … More How to significantly reduce your waste with 9 easy, realistic Goals || New Years Resolutions
I’ve recently loved shopping secondhand, not only because I feel better about shopping consciously, but because I’ve found adorable fashion staples at a killer price. The piece I’m featuring today is this classy striped button up blouse from Ralph Lauren. The shirt was found at goodwill and looks like it’s in brand new condition. No stains, … More How I shop Zero Waste and Ethically (and save money!)
Let’s start with the basics. What is Zero Waste? A zero waste lifestyle means producing no waste that will get sent to landfills: this means no cotton balls, q-tips, plastic packaging, feminine products, and other products that can’t be recycled or reused. ALL of the “waste” you produce is biodegradable. Food scraps, coffee grinds, along … More What is “Zero Waste”? Here’s why this trend is worth your time.