Are you familiar with the 5 R’s of zero waste? You’re probably already aware of 3 of them: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. The slogan can be traced back to the environmental movement of the 1970s as more Americans demanded attention to improving water, waste and air quality. After Congress passed the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act… Continue reading How to Live By the 5 Rs of Zero Waste
You know how it is: one day all of your clothes are clean and folded, and the next day, you’re buried under a mountain of dirty laundry. For many of us, laundry is a chore we don’t think much about until we have to. And creating an eco-friendly laundry routine may seem like an insignificant way… Continue reading 7 Simple Ideas for an Eco-Friendly Laundry Routine
People these days think that organic farming is all a FAD, however, organic farming was considered a conventional farming method back in the day. When it comes to choosing organic food, we usually buy organically grown rice, wheat, pulses, sugar, etc., but tend to forget about the spices. We probably don’t think about them as we… Continue reading Organic spice vs regular spice. Which one’s better?
If bamboo toothbrushes are made of biodegradable and natural materials, do they need more care or treatment than plastic toothbrushes? Do they last as long as plastic brushes? Do they require any maintenance to stay in good condition? These are questions we hear often, so read on to find out the answers! Tips to keep your… Continue reading How to: care for a bamboo toothbrush properly
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If you and I are here on the internet and discussing ‘Sustainable Living’, we have probably lived at least two decades or so. But wait, did we/are we doing it the right way? This requires retrospection and that may take a while. So, what do we mean by the ‘right way’ you may ask. The… Continue reading Sustainable Living: small steps towards a bigger goal
Living in a world with ever-changing lifestyles, maintaining good health with optimal immunity can become a herculean task. As our bodies fall prey to so many of the infectious diseases that plague the world today, boosting your immunity and focusing on your physical and mental well-being is the key to keep them at bay. However,… Continue reading Clean up your health this season
Why not change things up this season and take your skincare routine to the next level with all-natural essential oils? These small, yet effective bottles of essential oils are able to solve everything from dry, flaky skin to fine lines and excess sebum. All you have to do is add a few drops into your favorite moisturizer, serum or facial oils, and you’ll start seeing… Continue reading How to add essential oils to your skincare routine
A zero waste lifestyle invites several questions because the majority of us believe that it is a near impossible task and a luxury that only few can afford. It’s important to put these floating rumors to rest. Zero Waste is for ALL and it doesn’t have to cost extra money or time to take steps towards… Continue reading Zero Waste Essentials for Beginners – Start Here!