Sustainable living and low impact living are living in a way that creates as little of an impact on the environment as possible. Many of the things we use create a impact on our planet, often without us ever realizing the full effect! There are many aspects to sustainable living such as creating less waste, choosing natural products, and being more conscious. To start our low impact life we have to look at some of basic items we need and how to make them sustainable.[Read more…]
Are you trying to heal your environment? Perhaps you have started eliminating plastic waste from your life, maybe you volunteer more, you’re simplifying your life to be more minimal, or maybe you are just trying to live a little greener. These are all great! Yet, to keep up with all of this you have to take care of yourself too. We simply can’t help others without first helping ourselves. So, if you are in need of some self care, here I have 5 essential self care tips that are zero waste! Now you can care for the planet and yourself at the same time.[Read more…]
15 Eco Friendly Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas for Any Budget!
Our teachers do so much for us. They help us to learn about a variety of different topics, and the really good ones even help us to learn about ourselves. They educate us and make us better people. We have a lot to thank them for. Teachers have a difficult job that often doesn’t include good pay. Teachers deserve our thanks to inspire them to keep up their great work and keep going. One of the best ways to show our appreciate is with thank you notes, and often times even a little gift! So, are you on the hunt for the perfect teachers gift? Look no further! I have created a simple list of 15 eco friendly teachers appreciation gift ideas that are surely going to inspire your teacher.[Read more…]
The Easiest Reef Safe Sunscreen Swap for Summer
Sunscreen is an important part of our health. In fact many people spend their days layering on sunscreen regardless of the weather to protect their skin. Yet, recently there has been a lot of talk about sunscreen such as vitamin D deficiency, what are actual SPF numbers, and what really is the best sunscreen. But I am going to share with you one topic on sunscreen, and that is reef safe sunscreen.[Read more…]
The Best Organic Cotton Dresses for Under $150
Since I have learned more about ethical fashion and it’s importance, I have been looking for dresses that are ethically made. Summer is coming quickly and this year I want to be prepared with ethical and sustainable dresses. Cotton is so breathable and the perfect fabric for summer, yet it isn’t very sustainable. That is why I am on a search for the perfect organic cotton dress this summer. This article will share with you the importance of choosing organic cotton and will share 10 organic cotton dresses that you can buy.[Read more…]