Tips for Including Kids In Your Eco Friendly Life

Imagine a world where Eco Friendly Living was normal because “that’s what my mom always did.” That dream is why I write this blog. My hope for my two boys is that their journey towards an eco-friendly lifestyle will be a simple journey, because I do the hard work for them on the front end.Continue reading “Tips for Including Kids In Your Eco Friendly Life”

Eco Friendly Minimalist: Bathroom Edition

Minimalism is often described as the answer to jam-packed closets, the overflowing junk drawer, or the hectic pile of boxes in the garage. But if you really want to evaluate whether or not you’re a true minimalist, head over to your bathroom. If your heart is really in it, your bathroom will easily follow suite,Continue reading “Eco Friendly Minimalist: Bathroom Edition”

Master List of Eco-Friendly Products on Amazon

*As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.* Throughout my search for healthy and eco-friendly personal care products, I’ve tried quite a few that were amazing and nearly as many terrible ones. So I thought it might be helpful to compile a master list of my favorite products that are available on Amazon, inContinue reading “Master List of Eco-Friendly Products on Amazon”

Zero Waste Tip #13: Shampoo and Conditioner Bars

*As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.* 13. Exchange plastic bottles of shampoo and conditioner for the bar version of the same! Want to hear my #1 tip for switching over to bars of shampoo and conditioner? When at first you don’t succeed, try, try again! 🙂 Think about all the brands ofContinue reading “Zero Waste Tip #13: Shampoo and Conditioner Bars”

Eco Friendly Holiday: Easter

*As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.* Chocolate Bunnies… Plastic Eggs… Pastel-Colored Baskets… Stuffed Animals… Sales for these items will sky-rocket over the next couple of weeks, but here’s the million dollar question: what happens to them after Easter weekend? I think you already know the answer! (Hint: How many kids do youContinue reading “Eco Friendly Holiday: Easter”

Clean Beauty Part 2: What I Discovered in My Makeup Products

Welcome to Part 2 of my Clean Beauty Tips! In case you missed it, head over first to my original post on non-toxic beauty, which gives more detailed information about what not-so-great ingredients might be lurking in your cosmetics and personal care products. Be forewarned, though – once you’re aware of what some products contain,Continue reading “Clean Beauty Part 2: What I Discovered in My Makeup Products”

Zero Waste Tip #11: Wool Dryer Balls

*As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.* 11. Swap out your dryer sheets for wool dryer balls. Have you ever stopped to think about what ingredients are in those dryer sheets that you throw into every load of laundry? How about what happens to them once you’ve tossed them in the trash? Let’sContinue reading “Zero Waste Tip #11: Wool Dryer Balls”

Clean Beauty: What’s in your Makeup Products?

Imagine someone handing you two bottles of lotion, and then saying: “Bottle A might contain poison, but don’t worry – it hasn’t been scientifically proven! Bottle B doesn’t have those questionable ingredients, it’s the same price, and you can’t tell a difference in the products.” Which bottle would you select? It’s a no-brainer. This isContinue reading “Clean Beauty: What’s in your Makeup Products?”

Zero Waste Tip #8: Soap Bars

*As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.* 8. Stop buying hand soap in plastic bottles; instead, look for bars of soap without plastic packaging! This is another zero waste swap that requires no daily thought beyond the initial purchase. However, as you transition into a more eco-friendly lifestyle, this is also an excellentContinue reading “Zero Waste Tip #8: Soap Bars”