Month by Month New Year Resolutions It’s that time again- the time to reflect on the past year, to think about the future and come up with New Year resolutions. What are your goals? Who do you want to be? These are the questions we ask when coming up with New Year resolutions.
Benefits of Homemade Cleaners Homemade cleaners aren’t just a go-green sustainable living thing. They’re perfect for a variety of reasons. People who live a zero-waste or minimalist lifestyle prefer homemade cleaners because instead of buying several different cleaning solutions, they can buy products in bulk and make their own. Other people enjoy using homemade cleaners… Read More Quick and Easy Household Homemade Cleaners
What is Creative Reuse Creative reuse, also known as upcycling, is the process of transforming by-products, waste materials, useless, or unwanted products into new materials or products of better quality or for better environmental value. To reduce our waste, we need to find creative reuse solutions for every day problems. Repurposing solves so many problems.… Read More Creative Reuse Ideas for Everyday Packaging
Mason jar recipes are the perfect gift for nearly anyone on your list. Download this Zero Waste Christmas Gifts: Mason Jar Recipes file for the mason jar lid labels and recipes cards to hand out with each jar. In the past few years, I have worked with 10 to 25 co-workers and during the holidays and… Read More Zero Waste Christmas Gifts: Mason Jar Recipes
What to Make with Fresh Leftover Pumpkin Guts Every year millions of pumpkins are carved, but what does everyone do with those leftover pumpkin guts? The rest of the ‘guts’ don’t get their time to shine and are left out of the holiday’s festivities. So what’s a person to do with these leftover pumpkin… Read More How to Use Leftover Pumpkin Guts
Look no further for the ultimate list of wicked awesome upcycled Halloween decorations. I have compiled a list of ideas to make your Halloween gatherings a bit more green. Using materials you already have saves you money and helps keep our Earth a bit more green. Leave a comment with your favorite upcycled Halloween decorations… Read More Wicked Awesome Upcycled Halloween Decorations
In Oklahoma, cherries are in season, so we felt a sweet cherry jam was in order. There’s nothing more old school and wholesome than making your own jam. There’s so many benefits to homemaking jam. You know exactly what’s in it, have a great gift to give and gives you a chance to reminisce about… Read More How to Make Waste Less Sweet Cherry Jam
My Wake Up Call to Stop Wasting Money These last few months have given me a wake up call to stop wasting money. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve always been a saver. However, since I’ve graduated college, I haven’t found that high paying job I was dreaming of, yet I still have to pay bills.… Read More 10 Ways to Stop Wasting Money
Eco-Friendly Kitchen Sponges The cost of a good dish scrubber is a steep one at times, but with these eco-friendly dish scrubber ideas, you’ll never have to worry about that cost.
Earth Day Activities There is no shortage of Earth Day Activities to help celebrate and preserve our beautiful Earth, especially with all this beautiful weather we’ve had. In honor of the beautiful weather and Earth Day right around the corner, I’ve compiled a list of Earth Day Activities.