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Thrifty Halloween Costumes to DIY This Year

It’s official. Halloween is right around the corner. This festive Fall holiday is absolutely one of my favorites, despite the fact that it has evolved into a very wasteful event (I’m talking about you, candy wrappers). Now, when it comes to picking out Halloween costumes, there is no shortage of polyester, nylon, and plastic options available. […]

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Mom Uniform | Transition to Fall

Fall Outfit Updates

Easy Outfit Updates to Transition your Mom Uniform to Fall Frump. Frump is something many of us moms fight on a daily basis. Much like a picky eater, a strong-willed child, or a two-year-old, it is a daily battle. We wear the same leggings, nursing tanks, or t-shirts. All of them stained from spit up, last […]

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Zero-Waste Food Storage

Zero-waste food storage

Leftovers never looked so good! Say goodbye to old, warped Tupperware, ill-fitting lids, and flimsy plastic sandwich bags with these sleek zero-waste food storage options. I get quite a few questions about food storage in the fridge, freezer, or even on the go. Not using things like plastic wrap, aluminum foil, plastic zip bags, and […]

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Medicinal & Magical Herbs // Remedies & Energies

Natural herb remedies

Easy Natural Remedies & Impressive Benefits Of 5 Common Herbs Herbs and their properties have been utilized to flavor food, to heal, and to transform environments for centuries. Walking through a lavender field at twilight, one could see how easily the herb tickles the senses. With its intoxicating aroma and its delicate beauty, it is […]

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9 Natural Summer Beauty Essentials

I recently read an article that featured celebrity makeup artist and natural beauty expert, Katey Denno. In it, she confessed that there are over 10,000 toxic ingredients in most everyday cosmetics, hair product, and skin creams. She continued to say, “Unless they’re saying ‘non-toxic,’ or ‘safe’ or ‘clean,’ 80 percent of the time they’re containing at least one […]

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Ditch Your Bottled Water + A Trendy Alternative

Zero-waste water

It’s a common misunderstanding that bottled water is the safer option for drinking water. After all, bottled water companies have spent a lot of time and money creating campaigns that promise nothing. Many people also make the mistake in assuming that most plastic bottles get recycled. Then, assuming that no harm is being done to the environment, right? […]

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Easy Tips to Reduce Your Waste // Zero-Waste Family

Every now and again I think back to our days before we adopted a zero-waste lifestyle. I would be mortified if I told you how quickly our trash can used to fill up. With packaging wrapped around everything from produce to single serving sizes, our planet doesn’t stand a chance if all 7.5 billion of […]

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Easy Holiday Decor // DIY

I have a soft spot for simple, rustic, and cozy decor, especially for the holidays. If you search Nordic Christmas decorations on Pinterest, you will unlock the key to the beauty of a Scandinavian holiday. This minimal style is the signature look throughout Scandinavia. As people who survive winter in the Arctic Circle, who better to […]

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Holiday Bath Gift // DIY

It’s Christmas time!!!! It’s official, Starbucks has put out their holiday cup, Target is a mad house on the weekends, and the radio stations are playing nonstop Christmas music. Yep, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. Have you watched Love Actually, brought back the elf, or put up the tree yet? You have? Welcome to the elite […]

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Zero-Waste for Beginners // Getting Started

If you follow me on social media, then you might have noticed that my family and I started getting serious about our zero-waste lifestyle. I spent months planning, strategizing, and thinking of ways that we could live while creating less waste. At first, it seemed pretty daunting, but like most things in life, the anticipation […]

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