Earth Day

I am a major appreciator of the Earth. I love appreciating it from a global perspective, because no matter where I go it is always the same Earth under my feet. It's amazing to think that no matter how different the landscape is, it's all on the same planet. No matter how different the people... Continue Reading →

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My Zero Waste Necessities

Let me start by saying that I am not completely "zero waste." I do, however, try to live as closely to this lifestyle as possible. Also I despise plastic and what it is doing to our lovely earth, so I do everything in my power to keep it at arm's length. For me, this meant... Continue Reading →

Plastic Bags are Trash (literally)

So what's the deal with plastic bags anyway? It's quite simple, really. The Stats It is estimated that approximately 500 billion plastic bags are used per shopper, per year. Americans alone throw away 100 billion.  Just think about that number for a minute. 5 billion bags per shopper, per year. You heard me right, that's a... Continue Reading →

#5 | the real cost of clothes

How much did your clothes cost? Maybe that pair of jeans cost $30, and that shirt $15. Where were your clothes made? Your closet is probably full of clothes with tags that read something along the lines of 'made in China' or 'made in Vietnam'. So who made your clothes? In Asia alone there are... Continue Reading →

#4 | cruelty free

I am not an expert. The only purpose for this post is to inform, I’m not here to tell you how to live. Although, I do hope you take some of what I say into consideration. This is a judgement-free zone. Once again, we will venture down the heavily shadowed road of cosmetic companies. Whereas... Continue Reading →

#3 | skin deep

Once again, I am not an expert. The only purpose for this post is to inform, I'm not here to tell you how to live. Although, I do hope you take some of what I say into consideration. This is a judgement-free zone. My research on the chemicals in my cosmetics began with my research... Continue Reading →

#2 | reduce, reuse, recycle

Before I begin, I'd like to mention a few things: I'm not an expert, this is just a short essay compiling what I've learned; I'm not here to tell you how to live your life; this is a judgement-free zone. Now that I've gotten that out of the way, let's talk about the three Rs. It's... Continue Reading →

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