Staying Sustainable While Moving Homes

Moving into your first home is a rollercoaster of emotions. You’re excited, no doubt, but also scatterbrained and overwhelmed. Throw a sad attempt to reduce waste during your move into the mix, and I wouldn’t be surprised if there’s a full-blown meltdown on the horizon. But if there’s one thing I’ve learned from my own

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My Sustainable Wedding: Planning Update!

J and I are about 8 months away from our wedding date and the sustainable wedding planning is really starting to come together! We’ve got our venue, DJ, photographer/videographer, florist, wedding dress, our engagement photos, and are just about ready to hit send on our (electronic) Save the Date’s. While there has already been a

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My Sustainable Wedding: Bridesmaid Proposals!

There’s a lot of gift-giving that happens throughout the traditional wedding planning process, and if you’re like me and trying to plan a more sustainable wedding, then this can cause a few issues. Not only are so many of the gifts very event-specific (for example, bridal party matching t-shirts), but they’re often not quality products

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Favourite Hairstyles with Saya Designs Hair Sticks

There are many beautiful stories that can exist behind ethical and sustainable products, but one of my absolute favourites is taking something that would otherwise go to waste and turning it into something not only useable, but beautiful. It’s why I was so excited to share the story of Berg + Betts watches (made of

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4 Easy Changes for an Eco Lifestyle

Since making the switch to slow fashion over a year ago, I’ve become so much more aware of not only the clothing I buy and what’s in my closet, but also of how my overall lifestyle affects the people and world around me. I’ve starting thinking more about clean, non-toxic beauty. I’ve learned about minimalism

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4 Tips for Unplugging From Your Phone

I could use this introduction paragraph to give you a whole “we’re so plugged into technology that we don’t notice the beautiful world around us” speech, but I think that’s a waste of time because I’d be telling you something you already know. Just the fact that you decided to click on the link that

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