What Sunscreen Is Safe for the Environment?

Did you know that your regular sunscreen is damaging to the environment? Studies have shown that common chemicals in sunscreen are highly toxic for coral reefs and other marine life. So, what sunscreen is safe for the environment? The top-rated eco-friendly sunscreens...

7 Reasons to Use Bamboo Diapers for Your Baby

It may be time to switch from your cotton diapers. Bamboo is making waves for its super eco-friendly properties and quality. We currently throw out billions of cotton/plastic blended diapers each year wreaking havoc on our planet. Why should you switch to bamboo...

Are Bamboo Baby Wipes Safe for Your Baby?

Bamboo is quickly becoming the material of choice for many eco-conscious consumers. You can now buy anything made from bamboo, including curtains, bedsheets, clothes, straws, bowls, cups, cutlery, and now baby wipes! But are bamboo baby wipes safe for your baby? As...
The Ultimate Guide to Reusable Drinking Straws

The Ultimate Guide to Reusable Drinking Straws

With a recent push to eliminate single-use plastic straws, there are now many reusable drinking straw options on the market. I’ve done some research and tried several different types of reusable drinking straws and created this guide to help with your selection. With...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Zero Waste Living

A Beginner’s Guide to Zero Waste Living

Zero Waste is a movement with the overall goal of completely eliminating household trash. Now the goal of producing absolutely zero waste is nearly impossible to achieve, however, a more realistic approach that most zero wasters take on is to produce the lowest amount...

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40 Steps to Reduce Waste in the Kitchen

40 Steps to Reduce Waste in the Kitchen

A kitchen can be one of the most wasteful places in the home. My family and I are always searching for new and creative ways to reduce waste in the kitchen. From reducing our overall food waste to finding fun ways to reuse items, I’ve made a big list and hope you find...

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21 Simple Ways to Reduce Waste in the Bathroom

21 Simple Ways to Reduce Waste in the Bathroom

If you are like me, you want to reduce waste throughout the entire home. I evaluated my beauty, personal care, and hygiene routines and found out I was producing more waste in the bathroom than anywhere else in the house. You can find dozens of solutions, however,...

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110 Best Zero Waste Gift Ideas

110 Best Zero Waste Gift Ideas

When deciding what kind of gift to give your friends, family, significant other, or anyone else, why not give something that ensures a better tomorrow for you and the ones you love? There are so many ways to help the environment nowadays and that's become even more so...

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10 Reasons You Should Use Bamboo Drinking Straws

10 Reasons You Should Use Bamboo Drinking Straws

I always make fresh juice in the mornings for myself and the kids and we take them on-the-go, but I was really concerned when I noticed how many plastic straws we were consuming. I made the switch to bamboo drinking straws about two years ago, since then, I haven’t...

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60 Creative Ways to Reuse Plastic Bags

60 Creative Ways to Reuse Plastic Bags

Every time I need to use a plastic bag, I always go straight for the "storage" space underneath my sink. However, it's become pretty obvious in my house that there are just too many of them, so I decided I wanted to do something productive (and fun!) with all these...

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About Me

My name is Wanda and I’m a huge fan of making my home the best it can be, especially when it comes to zero waste, plastic-free, and eco-friendly living. If it means an improvement for my family and the planet as a whole, I’m all for it! Join me in my adventure of learning and exploring different ways to living more eco-friendly.