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
UPDATE: Since posting this article, Craftsy Unlimited changed its name to Bluprint.com. The good news is that their new name came with an expanded platform and several more upcycled classes and projects. I updated this post with the new name, but don't be confused if you find one I missed. I hope to completely update the article soon. Thanks for reading and let me know if you have any questions about the changes. I often recommend green and eco-friendly alternatives — ones that won't add ... Read More about Why I Love Bluprint — My new digital obsession!
Read & Study Laudato Si' with Us! Text: Laudato Si’ Online Order in Paperback: Laudato Si’ Study Series Page: Outline Do you consider yourself Christian? Eco-friendly? Pro-life? To some, it may seem weird to ask these questions together but if your answer is “yes” to the first question, the other two “yeses” should naturally be assumed. As we read Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment, I thought it would be an interesting study to see what the document has to ... Read More about The Top 10 Pro-Life Quotes from Laudato Si’