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  • Parabens are bad! Right? Wait… what are parabens?

    Parabens have gotten a lot of bad press lately, but what exactly are they and how can you avoid them? Parabens are chemical preservatives used in m...
  • 25 Ways to Be Eco-Friendly Without Spending a Cent - Guest Post By Stephanie Seferian of the Mama Minimalist Podcast

    Stephanie believes incremental minimalism is the key to saving our planet. As such, she offers actionable content on her podcast and website that inspires listeners to incorporate slow-but-steady tweaks toward sustainability into their daily lives. Her podcast focuses on demystifying the tenets of sustainable minimalism including eco-friend parenting, conscious consumerism, and responsible decluttering.
  • What do those little numbers mean?

    As it turns out, the number in the center tells you the history of the plastic, not the future...
  • How to avoid the lure of a big brand sale, and more...

    Ask yourself what a product is worth in your life before you even start shopping...
  • A bit about our organic shampoo and body bar...

    Our goal was to create a shampoo bar that people can use in lieu of buying plastic bottles of liquid shampoo. We chose to add some shea butter and aloe vera in order to give the bar conditioning and hydrating value as well.
  • Top 5 Composting Mistakes & How To Fix Them!

    Top 5 Composting Mistakes & How To Fix Them Good habits can be hard to start, and composting is no different! While the basics are pretty stra...
  • Are we recycling TOO much?

    We need to start taking steps to recycle less, because we are indeed recycling too much. We are using too much in general. We need to become conscious of items that we use once, and then discard; because as we’ve learned, recycling an item does not necessarily mean that we are doing a good thing.
  • Plastic Recycling Cheat Sheet

    Plastic Recycling Cheat Sheet. Having trouble remembering what you should and should not recycle? We've got you covered.