Posts tagged Sustainable Resources
Spring Clean Your Skincare Routine: The Best Place To Shop For Clean Beauty Brands

Even as a public health focused dietitian, it wasn’t until a few years ago that I really took the time to take a hard look at my skincare products and realized that I had a lot of work to do. Because our skin is our largest organ it comes in contact with thousands of chemicals each year, which is why switching to clean beauty and supporting clean beauty brands is so important for both our environment and hormonal health.

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The 15 Best Affordable And Ethical Clothing Brands For Every Budget

Want to create an ethical wardrobe on a budget? We've found the best sustainable and ethical clothing brands for those searching for affordable women's clothing with a conscience and on a tight budget.

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6 Ways To Decorate Sustainably & Ethically For The Holidays

While there are many people in the sustainability community who would argue that we shouldn’t decorate at all for the holidays. That we shouldn’t buy a tree, that we shouldn’t purchase any gifts for family — this mindset is just something I will never be able to get onboard with. Because when it comes down to it, the holidays are a special time of year rooted in tradition, and if we can get back to those traditions and celebrate and decorate our homes mindfully I believe that the holidays can be a season that in fact is really good for our planet and people.

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5 Sustainable Fabrics Changing The Fashion Industry For Good

Want to create a more eco-friendly and sustainable wardrobe? These are some of the top 5 most sustainable fabrics to look for when choosing sustainable fashion, and fighting the destruction fast-fashion global industry. The more you know about the clothes you choose to buy, the more intentional you can become in creating a truly sustainable wardrobe, and supporting a more environmentally friendly fashion industry.

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Jewelry That Is Changing Lives: How To Choose An Ethical Jewelry Brand

Jewelry is an incredible form of self-expression and has been used all around the world for centuries to represent different cultures and traditions. Unfortunately, it also has been used as a form of exploitation and oppression, when certain precious metals and stones become popular and valuable to those in power who see the economic potential of these metals and stones.

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How To Pack For A Zero Waste Move In 5 Simple Steps

As we started planning for our move out of our sixth floor walk up (and no there is no elevator) we started to plan for how we wanted this move to go, and what we wanted to avoid. Since we have adopted a reduced waste lifestyle (we absolutely are still far from perfect) one thing we really wanted to try and limit was the amount of waste that is caused by moving. 

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How To Choose A Safe Sunscreen This Summer (Both For Your Body And The Planet)

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.

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Incredible Companies That Make Sustainable Living So Much Easier!

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. 

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My Favorite Travel Essentials for Feel Good, Stress Free Travel

Since I have done my fair share of both domestic and international travel over the years, I have come to have a few favorite travel essentials that I typically will bring with me on every single trip. What I have learned while traveling is that organization is key to maintaining a stress free travel experience, anther time I will talk about how I specifically go about packing for travel, but for this post I want to focus on ways to keep travel feeling good and stress free.

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