I've only had a minimalistic mindset for a year now but I've had a feel of the benefits, and I don't see myself ever going back. Minimalism started for me because I was looking into reducing my environmental impact and I soon found out, minimalism is a the basic concept of "going zero waste." Reducing… Continue reading Minimalism + Zero Waste
It's officially December! Which means Halloween costumes are hung up, Thanksgiving leftovers are gone and we can put up our trees without being judged! Christmas is the time of kindness, giving and spreading joy which are all some of my favorite things to be on the giving or receiving end. But, did you know, we… Continue reading 7 Ways to Cut down on Christmas Waste
As we start I want to remind you, this isn't about throwing away all your products to buy new fancy items. Take things slow, buy as needed, and don't feel the need to be perfect and overwhelm yourself. You can check out one of my previous blog posts, Biggest Zero Waste Mistakes, this will give… Continue reading How to Break Free From Household Plastic
Over the past couple months I've really started assessing my purchases as a consumer. I not only make sure what I buy has real value to my life but also, I have been taking note how items I would normally buy are packaged. I really started seeing the bigger picture on how much waste must… Continue reading Happiness & Stuff
It's been four months since I posted why I was (attempting) to go vegan. As expected, I've failed. There were some days where I ate only vegan foods all day but, most others included things like eggs, cheese, and butter. I can proudly say I have really cut down on my actual meat consumption -… Continue reading Vegan Starter Tips
As I dive into the zero waste community I notice some trends, trends that aren't so zero waste. People get wrapped up in the excitement of a new lifestyle they believe in but sometimes stray from the main concept. Straying is normal in any part of life, as long as you hope back on track… Continue reading Biggest Zero Waste Mistakes
This seems to be a hot topic in the zero waste community. After reading other opinions and gathering my own thoughts from my personal life I came to a conclusion. Yes, a zero waste life is indeed a privilege. I hear some advocates now yelling at me through their screens "No way! Zero waste is… Continue reading Is A Zero Waste Lifestyle A Privilege?