Conscious Living: How to Reduce Waste at Home

adjective: conscious 1. aware of and responding to one’s surroundings. 2. having knowledge of something. 3. (of an action or feeling) deliberate and intentional. Conscious living, a trending, timely phrase. What does it even mean? How exactly does this relate to sustainability? Well, conscious is defined as being ‘aware of and responding to one’s surroundings.’Continue reading “Conscious Living: How to Reduce Waste at Home”

5 Sustainable Living Spring Ideas

Let’s welcome in the arrival of spring with some eco-friendly inspiration. Known as the season of new beginnings, what better time to introduce sustainable living? Nature begins to come to life as temperatures slowly rise, farmers and gardeners plant their seeds, greenery buds, and blossoms, and animals come out of hibernation. It’s a great timeContinue reading “5 Sustainable Living Spring Ideas”

10 Zero-Waste Home Ideas

When broken down into simple steps, zero-waste alternatives at home are easier that we may initially imagine. Take the inspiring example of Bea Johnson and her family who produce not even a jar of waste per year. A stance against needless waste is not only essential for sustainability purposes, it also enables us to saveContinue reading “10 Zero-Waste Home Ideas”

5 Zero-Waste Beauty and Personal Care Products

The beauty industry is renowned for its use of plastic and excess waste. The constant supply of plastic bottles and disposables means that the beauty industry is, quite literally, costing the earth. Want to find out how to planet-proof your beauty cabinet and maybe even save some money? Check out these zero-waste beauty and personalContinue reading “5 Zero-Waste Beauty and Personal Care Products”