Five easy ways to reduce your waste right now (+DIY oat milk!)

Five easy ways to reduce your waste right now (+DIY oat milk!)

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.

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Refusing plastic straws is not enough to save the oceans

Refusing plastic straws is not enough to save the oceans

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.

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Your form of activism is not superior

Your form of activism is not superior

I am feeling extremely inspired this week as an activist. Earthling Ed, an animal rights activist from the UK, came to visit the University of Waterloo. He was an extremely down-to-earth guy and I value the harmony he portrays between being compassionate but standing firmly for the rights of animals.

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The perfect vegan sugar cookies to make your partner (or yourself) this Valentine's Day

The perfect vegan sugar cookies to make your partner (or yourself) this Valentine's Day

Can you believe it's already February? Valentine's Day is right around the corner. There is a societal expectation to shower your significant other with gifts, an expensive date, or both! Why not give them something homemade, delicious and inexpensive?

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