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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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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5 Ways to Hold On to Conscious Living (When Life Makes It Hard)

This post really should have been titled “5 Ways to Hold on to Conscious Living (When Life Makes it HardER)”, because let’s be honest, conscious living, practically by definition, requires extra thought and effort. Eventually, certain things may turn into habits and patterns that are easy to follow, but when you’re just starting out, it can be a

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