How to compost during the winter in Canada?

Learn about how to compost during the winter months with indoor and outdoor composting.

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Zero Waste Christmas Decorations DYIs

In this article, I will give you some ideas about sustainable decorations because the planet does not need to be harmed for us to celebrate.

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9 B Certified Canadian Companies You Need to Support

In this article, we’ll discover the performance standards for B Corps, why you should support them, and nine Canadian companies that are leading the change. If you want to help a business do well by also doing good, keep reading!

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30 Zero Waste Quotes to Inspire Sustainable Action

For today’s post, I’ve compiled a list of 30 straight-to-the-point zero waste quotes to keep you motivated (and laughing) along the way.

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22 Zero Waste Tips for 2022

With less than two months left in 2021, I thought it would be fun to share 22 easy tips for going zero waste as we ring in the new year.

If you are looking to set some sustainability goals in 2022, keep on reading!

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6 Sustainable Milk Alternatives to Try Today

It’s no wonder that plant-based milk alternatives are increasing in popularity and can easily be found among coffee shops and grocery store aisles. As the climate crisis grows, conscious consumers are dropping dairy and switching to milks that are kinder to the planet.

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6 Apps to Help You Reduce Your Waste in Canada

Everyone has a cell phone these days, but it may not be the first tool you think of when looking to start a zero waste journey. However if you are looking to become a more conscious consumer, look to your iPhone or Android for the latest resources in sustainable living. From anti-food waste to eco-shopping, there’s an app for almost anything.

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Everything You Need to Know about Toothpaste Tablets  

From zero waste deodorant to reusable makeup remover pads, your medicine cabinet has hopefully seen a sustainable makeover recently. But what about that traditional plastic tube of toothpaste? It may be one of the last to arrive, but this essential hygiene product also has an eco-friendly swap that can be added to your product line-up.

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The Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Holiday Shopping

My intention is to share tips to help you be more eco-friendly with your decisions, but also more sustainable with your personal resources like time, money, and energy. I want to keep this simple and straightforward since the process can be stressful enough as is.

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Eco-friendly Gifts for Her [Holiday Edition]

Are you wondering what creative environmentally friendly gifts you can give to the women in your life this holiday season? Look no further than this list! I’m sharing 22 gift ideas for those into beauty, wellness, home, travel and fashion. Prioritizing quality and functionality over just more ‘stuff’.

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Eco-friendly Gifts for Him [Holiday Edition]

Not too sure what to get him this holiday season? No problem! This list has a whole bunch of creative eco-friendly gift ideas that will be a pleasant and practical surprise! This list covers something in every price range from $50 all the way up to $250 or more.

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Eco-friendly Gifts for the Kids [Holiday Edition]

Looking for unique eco-friendly gifts for kids this holiday season? This list has got you covered! I’m sharing great ideas for children of all ages. Whether they are your own, family or friends kids, gifting them plant friendly presents is a great way to start them off on the right path and recognize the importance of sustainable choices.

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35 Eco-Friendly Stocking Stuffers for the Holidays

In this gift list I will be sharing stocking stuffer sized gift ideas that are both practical and safe for the planet! I kept this list pretty general in terms of who the items are meant for, focusing on small items that can add value to the life of those you love.

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Tips for Waste Reduction Week in Canada

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Waste Reduction Week in Canada. The campaign runs from October 18 to 24th, and is used to promote responsible consumption and better waste solutions. The official event only runs for one week, but Canadians are encouraged to their household waste and take sustainable action year-round!

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8 Fall Activities for Sustainable People

Crunchy leaves, chunky sweaters, and pumpkin flavored things – is there anything better than fall? There’s something about the season that reminds us that change is beautiful. If you are looking for ways to keep the fall festivities more environmentally-friendly, then this post is for you.

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4 Zero Waste and Reusable Period Products

Let’s be honest, maintaining a zero waste lifestyle while you are on your period can seem daunting. As women, we have enough on our plates all while dealing with the unpleasant symptoms of a period. Seriously, it’s one thing to swap out shopping bags and kitchen utensils, but swapping out your most personal hygiene product? You have to be pretty confident and committed.

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25 Zero Waste Gifts Under $25

Do you have someone in your life who is trying their best to minimize their waste production and be a better advocate for the future of our planet? Lucky you! Chances are they are a bit picky about the gifts they want to receive and a typical store bought gift won’t cut it. Today I’m using my experience as an avid zero-waster to provide you with 25 great zero waste gift ideas under $25. You are sure to find something that they love from this list!

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20 Planet Friendly New Year’s Resolutions for 2022

So often our resolutions are focused on our health and well-being, but it’s important to consider the planet as well! Today I’m sharing 20 planet-friendly resolutions that are centred around being a better advocate for our planet.

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10 Ways to Welcome in the New Year Sustainably

Are you planning on having a New Year celebration? If so, this post is for you! I’m sharing ten easy ways that you can implement sustainability into your merrymaking whether it be a big gathering or small. Start the year with the right intentions by including one or more of these ideas into your planning.

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How to be Sustainable During the Winter Holidays

The holidays are the most magical (waste filled) time of the year! From plastic packaging, and unwanted gifts, to food waste and extra carbon emissions from travel, there are SO many opportunities to throw sustainable habits out the window for the sake of ‘good cheer’. I hope this post can encourage you to show as much kindness to the planet as you do those around you this holiday season!

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