DIY Non Toxic Dish Soap

On Today’s Instagram Post, I shared about how I make my own dish soap. This has been a wonderful time saver and a great way to make sure that what I am using in my house is safe for my family. I first learned about Castille Soap when I started to look for different ways…

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5 Easy Zero Waste Snack Ideas

I’ve been asked a lot to share different zero waste snacks that our family enjoys, so I thought I would go ahead and talk about the topic in general as well! It is earth day after all, so it is only fitting. I think a common misconception is that snacking zero waste is difficult. It…

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Rot : the importance of composting

This past week on Instagram I’ve been focusing on the 5 R’s of low waste living. I started with refuse , reduce , reuse , and recycle. Rot is something I find most people don’t know much about. Understandably , in the US it is fairly uncommon to compost as an individual. Did you know…

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Everything you don’t know about recycling…

I’ve been taking some courses from Permacrafters creators Christelle and Cristina and have been so inspired by them! It’s scary how much we don’t know about recycling. Our cities are not educating people, it isn’t promoted in our schools, and I haven’t spoken to anyone here in Charlotte who knows what CAN and CANNOT be…

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Reuse + DIY Flax Milk

This week I am discussing the 5 R’s of the low waste life style. If you missed Refuse or Reduce, go check them out! I’ve been having great discussions with friends over on Instagram about them and people are sharing great ideas and feedback on my posts. Go check them out to connect with a…

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The Art of Refusing + Zero Waste

This week I am writing about the 5 R’s of low waste living. The first step is Refusing. This can be hard for many people but is a critical piece into lowering our waste in the first place. I talked about this over on Instagram as well. The responses I got were awesome. Really it…

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DIY Low Waste Citrus Vinegar Cleaner

This morning I posted on my instagram a new DIY Vinegar Cleaner. A lot of people said they are going to try it out which is very exciting. I wanted to share on my blog how to make this simple recipe. This post contains affiliate links. This is how I try and support my little family,…

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1 Day No Single-Use Plastic Challenge

  Recently I was made aware of a movement begun by @globalWAKEcup . They are calling people to take a challenge to remove single-use plastics from their lives for one day. This organization was started by two friends Nick and Buffie. They are motivated to tackle this world wide problem of plastics ruining our planet…

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DIY Low Waste Laundry Detergent

Hello lovelies! Just the other day I posted my laundry hack on my Instagram account and so many people were so happy to give it a go! I’m excited to hear what everyone thinks. I have long used Molly’s Suds. I love their company, the clean ingredients, etc. It was the only detergent I felt…

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How to make DIY zero waste Toilet Bombs

Today’s post on Instagram was all about toilet bombs! This was a really fun and easy DIY. I typically use Seventh Generation toilet bowl cleaner but was looking for a more zero waste option. It is also a fraction of the cost so that’s a total win! Everything you need is listed below and I…

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