There are many different sustainable products on the market right now. Some can be more pricey, but they will last you a life time. You also have the option to reuse materials that you already have a home in order to foster a more sustainable environment. Be sure to take the quiz to learn what sustainable product you are!Read More
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One area of sustainability surrounds sustainable food. It is important to understand that you should work within the means that you have. This means, if you are in a food desert and don’t have access to fresh vegetables on a whim, these rules may not apply to you. However, if you can change your choices without severely impacting your life, why wouldn’t you? Do what you can within your means! For instance, as a university student I am unable to afford organic or high-priced produced all the time, but I try my best to do what I can.Read More
In the era of ever-changing trends, there is an immense amount of waste distributed from fast-fashion companies. I have to admit, sometimes I fall into the trap of wanting things and purchasing them from fast-fashion companies, but we need to make a conscious step into more sustainable fashion choices. Through these different shopping techniques, you will be one step closer to the sustainability goals you’re looking for.Read More
Everyday we hear more and more about how our planet’s resources are depleting and that we need to make major changes as soon as possible. This can be a daunting task and may make you feel like anything you do won’t make an effect on the planet because you are just one person. The truth is, the more we all band together, the more of an impact we can make. This is why every person matters.Read More
Holiday wreaths can be costly and contain some unappealing materials. This tutorial walks you through the steps of using some pinecones, a cardboard box and decorations you have at home to make your own holiday wreath. It looks great, costs next to nothing, and is better for the environment!Read More
We know we must make a change for our environment and we must do it fast. This is the wake up call you’ve been looking for. I hope you take these quick and very easy steps to heart when you’re going about your daily life. We can make personal changes that will have a great affect on our environment in the long run.Read More
It is crazy how in the last two months there has been a huge surge of recognition for the #RefuseTheStraw cause. Many people have chosen to say no to using a plastic straw due to the environmental effects that plastic has on our oceans. But, is this enough? Obviously every step counts towards helping our environment, but there are many other ways we can help.Read More