Sustainable Gift Guide 2020

I haven’t been too active on this blog lately but I decided I wanted to make a gift guide to compile all my Instagram/Tiktok posts about sustainable gifts and brands, as well as add a few more for different price

Top 5 Clothing Thrifting Tips

Only 10% of items in thrift stores get sold. This is a scary statistic. The rest typically gets dumped in landfills here, or shipped off to 3rd world countries in the form of ‘donations’ and dumped in clothing dumps and

Low Waste Skincare Routine 2020

I made a new video on my channel about low waste skincare and some “green beauty” myths. Check it out below! This is actually the very first video idea I had. I wanted to help someone else find a skincare

6 Ways Zero Waste Has Saved Me Money

I am a college student with a minimum wage job. This means I have a tight budget, so I prefer to spend my money carefully. There is a belief that zero waste is reserved for the elite- this may be

5 Beginner Simple Swaps

Looking to do a little more than using a reusable bag, bottle, and coffee cup? Here are 5 slightly more advanced steps to reduce your waste. Remember to use what you have first and that you don’t need to buy

Zero Waste Gift Wrap

Did you know that most wrapping paper is not recyclable? Also, glitter is microplastics: they never go away, never break down, and pollute water systems that cannot be filtered out. Gift wrap is definitely not the most unsustainable part of the holiday season, when consumerism runs wild. However, it is an easy and visual way to cut down on waste. So how do you wrap gifts sustainably?

7 EXTREME Zero Waste Swaps

Not for the faint of heart. These may or may not be extreme to you depending on how long you’ve been in the sustainability game, but I asked my friends what they consider the most “extreme” things I do or

10 Inexpensive Sustainable Christmas Gifts for Anyone

The holiday season is the most wonderful (albeit wasteful) time of the year. How do you affordably give someone feelings of holiday joy without giving them trashy disposable products? 1. Experience and DIY Gifts Experience gifts sound expensive: many people

A Look Inside My Zero Waste Dorm Room

Living in a dorm can be hard in general, so doing your best with zero waste can seem impossible. But once you fall into a routine it’s awesome- by default, most of your stuff gets a lot prettier when you