The BEST Zero-waste tealights

Lighting candles, especially in the dark winter months, can soothe and relax you as well as add a cozy ambiance to any room. But there are problems with candles and, more specifically, tealights. There are typically two issues out of a sustainable point of view: First, if you’re vegan or vegetarian, you might be disturbed…

10 simple, cheap and fun ways to save plastic

Saving plastic by avoiding packaging where it is possible is probably one of the easier ways of having a positive impact on the environment. It is estimated that 8 million metric tons of plastic end up in the ocean every year, which according to Ocean Conservancy, is like dumping a truck-full of garbage into the…

Why I stopped using disposable tampons and pads

I recently wrote another blog post about plastic waste in the skincare industry and I’d like to continue on that same topic but this time focusing on a different type of product. While I am now of the opinion that people should take care of their skin and use moisturizers, sunscreen etc. to protect their…