Why is it so Hard to Find Plastic Free Products?

With all this conversation around straw bans, I am constantly being asked where I get my reusables. But the answer is not that simple. I am not completely satisfied with a lot of the reusable products I use today. This is due to the fact that I could have purchased better, more sustainable products but…

31 Ways to Participate in Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July is the best way to test if a waste-free lifestyle is for you. Enduring 31 days of change is a lot more feasible for some than a lifelong commitment. This dedicated month is a great movement to get involved in because maybe some zero waste habits will stick with you after the…

Check your tags. Is your sweater plastic or natural?

It is sweater season! Time to pull out the fall clothes bin from under the bed filled with our favorite sweaters. Most of us give our good ones the VIP treatment, but do you actually know what they are made of? If you’ve never looked at the tag on the inside of your sweater, you…