Maybe it’s your first Valentine’s Day and your date is a cute, little eco-nerd. Maybe you’ve been together for years and are working towards reducing your waste. Or maybe you’re full blown zero-waste and just need fresh ideas! Regardless of your reasons, here is a simple, easy guide to a waste-free Valentine’s Day. 1. Skip the Supermarket Flowers Listen, I LOVE flowers. There’s nothing like a bouquet of beautiful blooms to brighten up a home (or in my case, a dingy apartment). But, as I started paying more attention to
With Halloween projecting to hit an all-time high of 9 BILLION DOLLARS in revenue this year, it’s clear that the pressure to have a Pinterest-worthy Halloween is real. But start googling Halloween ideas and you’ll see product after product of disposable, one-time use, plastic. Never fear, though! I’ve been pinning my little heart out over the past few weeks and have found the most SPOOK-TACULAR Halloween ideas that are eco-friendly and sustainable! Throw a Ghoulishly Green Party Sustainable Party Supplies Dirty dishes SUCK, I totally get it. This year, however,
I teamed up with some incredible companies to give one lucky winner the chance at a BIG prize! Win everything you need to jump-start your eco-friendly bathroom routine. Keep reading to see all the incredible prizes! Then, fill out the simple entries below. Giveaway ends at 11:59pm on 10/09. Good luck, lovelies! What You’ll Win 1 x Plaine Products Body Wash 1 x Plaine Products Shampoo 1 x Plaine Products Conditioner 2 x Humble Co. Toothbrushe 1 x Dental Lace Refillable Floss Container with 2 Spools of Floss *Not Vegan
Everyone has a dental hygiene routine. It’s something we do multiple times a day, probably without thinking about it. But what if I told you that our pursuit of pearly whites is hurting the environment? The average person in the United States will use more than 300 toothbrushes in their lifetime, most made of plastic and not biodegradable. Think about how many toothbrushes that is for every person in your neighborhood…. in your city…. in the world. That’s a whole of lot of toothbrushes destined to rot in a landfill!
Since going on my journey towards sustainability, I’ve hardly wanted to look the entire desk I have dedicated to makeup. Yes, I said “entire desk”. The countless plastic lipstick tubes, foundations and eyeshadow palettes racked me with guilt. I just didn’t want to give up one of my favorite interests in the name of “sustainability” but I knew something had to change. Little did I know that there are some AMAZING makeup companies out there that follow sustainable, ethical and cruelty-free practices. Check out my comprehensive list of eco-friendly makeup companies