Four Uses For Your Reusable Lunch Box

Four Uses For Your Reusable Lunch Box

There’s something in our nature as people that likes to assign specific tasks to specific objects.  We like to know that a certain tool is for a certain purpose.  But occasionally, and especially when trying to reduce waste, it pays to think outside the box, and let certain things serve multiple purposes. 

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Easy, Delicious (Preservative-Free!) Cashew Milk Recipe

Easy, Delicious (Preservative-Free!) Cashew Milk Recipe

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that there are zillions of plant-based milk products on the market, to take the place of your standard cow's milk in your morning coffee or on your granola.  And while at first glance they may seem like the healthiest option, a closer look at the carton may reveal hidden sugars, stabilisers, emulsifiers, and other mystery ingredients.  The solution?  Make your own!

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The Ultimate Gift Guide for a Zero Waste Christmas

The Ultimate Gift Guide for a Zero Waste Christmas

I propose that this year, instead of giving gifts that the recipient may or may not keep for more than six months, let's give gifts that provide true fulfillment.  I've broken down my six favorite zero waste gift categories with some specific ideas, and enough variety to suit everyone on your shopping list this year.    

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Easy Vegetarian Potato Leek Soup for Lazy Winter Weeknights

Easy Vegetarian Potato Leek Soup for Lazy Winter Weeknights

Since my recent move to the UK and my subsequent endurance of the perpetually dreary weather here, I've noticed a significant increase in my desire for three things: sleep, baths, and soup.  I've never been too mad about soups in general, and have rarely ever made them at home, but they are the perfect comfort food for a rainy weekday evening.  

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When You Want To Go Camping But Don't Know How

When You Want To Go Camping But Don't Know How

For many years of my adult life, I was really into the idea of camping, but I never actually went camping, likely because the thought of gathering all the necessary gear and planning for a camping trip was too overwhelming.  What will I do about food?  How do you even pitch a tent anyway?  Will bears eat me in my sleep?  Do I have to poop in the woods? 

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Zero Waste & Financial Freedom: FOOD

Zero Waste & Financial Freedom: FOOD

There are many ways in which going zero waste can lead to greater financial freedom, and adjusting our food choices to be less wasteful is one of the quickest and easiest ways to save money.

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