Instead of loading our bodies with toxins, why not provide them with fuel to heal? Fuel to be happier, healthier, and stronger? But first, we need be out with the bad and in with the new: less plastic, less chemicals, and more nature. Hello, Citrus!
Discarded corrugated boxes are an environmental nuisance. Do even better than recycling by reusing shipping materials.
Like many environmental headaches, paper towels are a cultural problem. Here are my 3 reusable substitutes that are just as convenient.
Half of all plastic produced is designed to be used only once. Here are 6 easy ideas to reduce single-use plastics.
A few months back, I ate at a restaurant for lunch. On my way back while walking along the river, I saw trash accumulating by the river’s edge. Much of it was plastic bottles, soda cups, food wrappers, and Styrofoam containers. Just like the one from which I had just eaten. Oh no.
This summer, I started going to farmer’s markets every week. I've been able to eat produce that is more ripe, support local vendors, and most importantly, support my local bees.
It would be unreasonable to remove 100% of the permanent plastic from my kitchen overnight, so I made a goal of 80%, which is both attainable and impactful.
How did people survive before modern sunscreen and bug spray? Curious, I’ve since experimented with a few products to see if they were practical and effective. I list some pros and cons to give an honest representation of what it’s like to go natural.