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Having a sustainable wedding is a lot easier than you think—whether you are planning a grand celebration or an intimate ceremony. From reusable decor to recycled stationery and minimizing food waste, we have gathered some of our favourite ideas to...
There are many benefits to switching to low-waste hair products. Not only are they packed with nutrients thanks to naturally sourced ingredients, but they also eliminate the need for single-use plastic bottles and containers. Plus, they are a lot easier...
More than 11 million tons of plastic litter enter the ocean every year—the equivalent of one dump truck of plastic every minute. That’s why Ocean Wise, a globally renowned conservation organization, is excited to launch the Great American Shoreline Cleanup.
Not to put a damper on the excitement, but BBQ season can also wreak havoc on the environment. The US Department of Energy estimated that the Fourth of July season released nearly 225,000 metric tons of toxins into the air—from...
Indigenous people who are fighting addiction. Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. Residential schools. When we see red dresses hanging in trees along the highway or hashtags that say “LAND BACK”, it’s all rooted in the cultural oppression First...
Forget the tamed and polished raised bed gardens you’ve seen on Pinterest, eco-gardeners—and say hello to the reclaimed and productive hügelkultur garden bed. Hügelkultur beds save you from buying new lumber, they repurpose unused logs and branches, are more productive...
Here are 11 ways to save money and energy to beat the heat... The first tip on the list is a simple yet very effective one: don’t let the sunshine in. Sun streaming through your windows in warmer months can quickly...
I was craving something hearty and considered making a vegan chili, but I thought a good vegan Bolognese would do the trick. So I made enough to freeze for future cravings, and have eaten it both with whole wheat spaghetti...
Humans have been wearing wool clothing for thousands of years, and with good reason. It’s versatile, durable and breathable, all year round. Most people know that wool keeps you warm in cold weather, even when the wool gets wet. But not...
By shopping what’s in season and doing some simple meal planning, you’ll get the freshest fruits and vegetables, cut down on food waste and save money too—all while helping local farmers. A win-win-win-win, really. But if you’re feeling stuck on what...
Don’t worry if you’re too busy to grab all the ingredients you need—Blender Bites has you covered with their frozen superfood smoothie pucks (and they're sustainable too!). Just blend with your favourite liquid base and you’re good to go. Here are...
Does dear old Dad really need yet another tie—especially if he’s retired or has been working from home for the past year? On June 20th, give your father a thoughtful present that won’t just add clutter. Join Dad for a round...
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