Bamboo Straws vs Metal Straws: Which Is Better?

Did you know that an estimated 170 million single-use plastic straws are used every day in the USA alone? That’s a lot of plastic waste which is incredibly harmful to our planet. Our society has become increasingly aware of this plastic pollution issue, creating an...

10 Benefits of Bamboo Baby Clothes

Bamboo has surged in popularity as an alternative eco-material for all types of consumer goods over the last few years from bowls to cutlery, bedsheets to curtains and now baby clothes too. So, what are the benefits of bamboo baby clothes? They’re soft to the skin,...

Are Diapers Biodegradable?

Each day you change your baby’s diaper three or four times (or more!). Each day you throw that diaper in the trash and it makes its journey to the landfill. If you’re an eco-conscious parent you may have thought about whether those diapers are biodegradable or not....
5 Amazing Benefits of Bamboo Charcoal Bags

5 Amazing Benefits of Bamboo Charcoal Bags

Bamboo charcoal bags are a new, innovative and 100% natural solution to tackling odors and bacteria that are increasingly becoming an issue in our homes, cars, and offices. They act as an all-natural air purifier for any space.   So, what are the benefits of...

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How Fast Does Bamboo Grow?

How Fast Does Bamboo Grow?

As you may know, I am no stranger to bamboo products in my kitchen and home. It’s such a durable and reliable material that I wondered exactly how fast bamboo grows. I did some research on the reasons for this fast-growing plant and snack-of-choice for pandas. So how...

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Why We Should Reduce the Use of Plastic

Why We Should Reduce the Use of Plastic

Before I started migrating my home and kitchen items away from plastic and more toward renewable, eco-friendly materials, like bamboo, hemp, and 100% recycled products, I wanted to find out what the benefits were to reduce the use of plastic. I wasn't interested in...

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Do Bamboo Cutting Boards Splinter?

Do Bamboo Cutting Boards Splinter?

My current bamboo cutting board has served me well over the past three years as I use it daily in the kitchen for almost everything. Since bamboo is such a durable and long-lasting material, I wonder if bamboo cutting boards splinter over time. So do bamboo cutting...

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How to Best Clean Your Bamboo Cutting Board

How to Best Clean Your Bamboo Cutting Board

I'm a huge fan of using bamboo products and I've recently been using my bamboo cutting board rather frequently. Even though bamboo doesn't get as messy as wood or plastic, I realize it still needs to be cleaned every so often. That led me to investigate how to best...

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How Eco-Friendly Are Bamboo Products?

How Eco-Friendly Are Bamboo Products?

I just had some friends over the other day for coffee and I used my bamboo serving tray to carry everything to and from the living room. We started talking about how eco-friendly bamboo really is, so I decided to find out for myself and share it with you. So are...

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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.