Posts in zero waste
The Only Low Waste Gift Inspo You'll Ever Need

Forget the last minute frenzied trip to Marshall’s hoping for a gift giving gold medal win. This is how you think outside the box. It’s greener here. And more awesome. I promise.

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Our Best Gift Ideas - Kids Version

Hey there! Let’s get right down to it! The holidays are only a month away! Here’s my Top 10 round-up of our favourite gift ideas for the smalls in your life…

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A wildly offensive rant? No way!!

This week I was asked to give a small talk about modern sustainability. Here’s the friendly, sit-and-read-on-your-phone Sunday morning version of my talk. It’s a great summary of what we do and why we do it.

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A Moment for Change

Total cataclysmic environmental collapse, you say? To me it felt like The Moment I’ve Been Waiting For, when countries rally, people band together, and real actual change begins. It was our moment for a generation, if we act. And then just like that, it’s no longer news…

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The Minimalist Guide to a Zero Waste Kitchen

Paring down what you have, plus a few simple swaps, is a great beginning for a zero waste minimalist kitchen. We don’t suggest buying new if you still have perfectly serviceable items in your home. But when it’s time to replace, look for modern plastic-free quality items that you really love. Here’s a few things to…

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Sprouts for Your Little Sprouts

Did you know that if you sprout your legumes, seeds, and grains before eating they have more bio-available nutrients? Plus, they can boost the metabolism, prevent anemia, aid in weight loss, lower cholesterol, reduce blood pressure, prevent neural tube defects in infants, boost skin health, improve…

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In bed with 1 billion elephants...

We have fallen so far off the zero-waste bandwagon that we’re three towns back, laying in the middle of the road, trying to remember if we were ever even on the bandwagon in the first place. The advent of baby #4 has kicked us so hard in the ass that we’ve been focusing solely on the basics: oxygen, water, food, chocolate, and sleep. Everything else can…

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Ready in the nick of time.

I am about two weeks from my due date and, in true baby #4 style, I am just now getting organised. It’s not that I’m not excited, I’m just busy. So after receiving a look of abject horror from a good friend of mine upon revealing that I still hadn’t packed my bag for the hospital, nor had I purchased any baby clothes, I decided this was my week. Really not the wisest of

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