If you live in an area like me where the seasons change and take us from hot, to cold, to rain to snow (sometimes all in one week) having clothes suitable for the weather is a must. But, how do we manage our closet, our budget, and still remain eco-friendly? As a mom with three growing boys of my own, I know, the struggle is real. That’s why I’ve been considering the benefits of buying gently used clothing through online consignment sites. Online consignment shops are a huge thing right now. ... Read More about Three Online Consignment Sites You Need to Try
Have you seen the pictures and reports of plastic toothbrush pollution across the news? Beaches are littered with them everywhere. Realizing that most toothbrushes are not recyclable, it was my goal to find and replace our plastic toothbrushes with a more eco-friendly and sustainable alternative. Through this review, I found that Bamboo toothbrushes are the answer! Thanks to our friends at Oath Essentials Inc., I was able to try my first bamboo toothbrush and learn a lot about what makes them ... Read More about Bamboo Toothbrushes: 3 Reasons You Should Make the Switch
Did you know that there are many natural home remedies that you can use to ease cold and flu symptoms and maybe even shorten the duration of the illness? Cold and flu season is upon us, and the likelihood of at least one family member catching one is high. That doesn’t mean that you have to run for the medicine cabinet or drugstore though. Here are a few home remedies that you can try next time you or a family member feel a cold or flu coming on. Honey Honey has antiviral and ... Read More about Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu
Luumi Unplastic Bowl Review Are you looking for more ways to reduce the plastic in your home? Tired of bringing home plastic food storage items because the choices at your local stores are so limited? Me too! So when Eartheasy.com offered me the opportunity to try one of their newest products, the Luumi Unplastic Bowl - a plastic free reusable bag, I couldn’t wait for it to arrive! Plastic-Free Packaging EarthEasy.com is one of my favorite online stores for eco-friendly items ... Read More about Have You Tried Luumi Unplastic Bowl? A Plastic Free Review
I often recommend green and eco-friendly alternatives — ones that won't add to the landfill, take advantage of the poor, or contribute to over-consumption of non-essential goods. — So digital products, like Craftsy.com, have long been on my list of favorites! They are clean, can be used over and over and don't create any packaging waste. Win-win! I love this kind of creative platform because it is a great resource and inspiration for creating new, upcycled things out of what otherwise ... Read More about Why I Love Craftsy — My new digital obsession!