Zero Waste Deodorant That Actually Works

Smelly armpits are pretty unanimously unsexy. I hear people saying all the time that they cannot find deodorant that is sustainable or “eco” that keeps their armpits scent free and they go back to plastic packaged, chemical-laden store bought deodorant. That was until I discovered Meow Meow Tweet’s small-batch, vegan, all-natural and organic deodorant sticks. Get yourself one below. deodorant deodorant…
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Contact Lenses

contact lenses contact lenses contact lenses contact lenses I have terrible vision. When a doctor first told my mom that I had bad vision there was a brief second of excitement, glasses! But then reality struck. It was so cool to see like 70 percent of what was in front of me, but then there was this large range outside of…
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How to Compost Anywhere

One of the best ways that I avoid sending trash to landfill is by composting. If you haven’t heard of composting before, it is essentially taking organic waste (food, yard trimmings, paper) and breaking it down into soil again using heat, time, and sometimes worms (also known as vermicomposting). In the United States, based on the EPA chart below, 14%…
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The Best Toilet Paper For Living Zero Waste

Check out this video that talks about my Zero Waste bathroom adventures, yay! I use recycled toilet paper wrapped in paper instead of big packages wrapped in plastic. When the toilet paper is flushed it goes to a wastewater treatment plant where it naturally biodegrades (breaks down). Here’s a toilet paper brand I love:
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Extending the Life of Your Shoes

“When you look good you feel good” That is the motto that is hanging above the desk of Alex, my shoe guy. He has been repairing my shoes for three years now. When I bring him my shoes they typically look like straight trash. I procrastinate so much before taking them to him, they are basically at the point of…
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