One of the most common questions I get asked when it comes to shopping sustainable fashion is where to find budget friendly/affordable sustainable fashion alternatives. Honestly, it's a valid question and one that can sometimes complicated to address.Read More
The warm summer days are finally here, which means lots of time outside enjoying this beautiful time of year. But with long days spent in the sun ahead, it is so important that you choose a safe sunscreen that will help protect your skin while you enjoy your time at the beach, by the pool, or wherever your summer activities may take you.Read More
Swimsuit shopping isn't always the easiest, but when it comes to finding sustainable, eco-friendly swimsuit brands that you can feel good wearing I wanted to help make the process a little bit easier. With summer right around the corner, I pulled together five of my favorite sustainable and eco-friendly swimsuit brands that have a wide price range for almost any budget.Read More
When I first set out on my own journey to live a more sustainable life and become a more conscious consumer I'm not going to lie, I was totally and completely overwhelmed.
You see I had no idea just how much plastic I used, how unethical my clothing was, how much deeper labels like "organic" or "fair trade" go beyond our own personal health, and most of all I had no awareness in regards to how much of the money I was spending on a day to day basis was actually going towards positively impacting the world I live in.Read More
Yep you read that right. When I switched to sustainable fashion I not only SAVED money, I also MADE money all while creating a wardrobe that is filled with clothes that I love, and want to wear all the time.Read More
Who doesn't have winter skin issues? Whether you are more prone to breakouts, have eczema that always seems to pop up, or have horribly dry skin in the winter, skin issues are no fun. Over the past ten years since my high-school teenage days and all throughout most of my 20's my skin has given me a run for my money.Read More
Yep, you read that right. Last year right after Christmas I decided that I wanted to see what would happen if I stopped shopping fast fashion, aka non-ethically/sustainably produced fashion for an entire year.
A part of me just wanted to test myself, because I love a good challenge, while the other part of me was really worried that I wouldn't be able to do it. After getting a MPH in Global Health I knew that there was so much more to becoming a conscious consumer than just paying attention to where my food was coming from, and after I switched over my skincare to safe-products I knew that I was ready for that next step - my clothing.Read More
It has been a while since I have done a favorites post, but with the holidays coming up and gift giving on everyones minds, I figured now would be a great time to update you on some of my favorite clean beauty and skincare items that I have been absolutely loving. Each of these products I have used consistently, and would highly recommend to anyone who is looking to transition their skincare towards more safe and sustainable products, or for the clean beauty junkie who is always looking for something new.Read More