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Zero Waste Grocery Shopping Tips and Essentials

What is Zero Waste Shopping? Shopping zero waste means shopping for items sans disposable packaging. This means no disposable bags (plastic or paper), no pre-packaged snacks, no individually wrapped items, etc.  The amount of packaging waste produced in the US increases year after year (close to 78 million tons in 2015!) and a significant percentage … Read more

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Sustainably Sourced Thrift Store Halloween Costume Ideas

According to this year’s NRF Halloween consumer behavior survey, consumers plan to spend $3.2 billion on costumes. What’s unfortunate is that many of those costumes will be worn only once and/or were produced using plastic-based materials (polyester, anyone?). If you’re interested in eco-friendly Halloween costume alternatives then look no further. Below is a list of … Read more

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Buy and Sell on Facebook – How I Am Using Facebook Marketplace to Prepare for Baby

I think it might be safe to say at this point that I am no longer loyal to Craigslist: I now love to buy and sell on Facebook Marketplace. My love for second-hand is no secret at this point. I like that buying and selling second-hand is a far more affordable, environmentally friendly and sustainable option. … Read more

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