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Earth Day 2021: 6 Easy Ways to Live More Sustainably

Locally sourced food supplies reduce the amount of wasted energy used in transportation. Foods are often coming from thousands of miles away! Eating locally means that your food will also be fresher and more nutritious.

2 Ingredient Avocado Face Mask

What are you going to do with all those over ripe avocados?! Make a natural beauty treatment, of course! Avocado is a fatty superfood filled with omega fatty acids, vitamin C, and many other skin-positive nutrients. This tasty treat may help reduce redness, inflammation, acne, and especially dry skin. You can use it as a …

Eco Fabric Softeners

We all love clothes that smell clean. However, did you know there are some real drawbacks to conventional dryer sheets and fabric softener? Besides being costly and harmful for the environment, conventional dryer sheets have a disturbing list of possible health effects due to the toxic chemicals they’re made with. Some brands even contain carcinogenic …

Inspiring Instagram Filters

Instagram filters have gotten a bad rap due to misuse, but really they can be a fun way to spice up your feed and give yourself a little boost when you need it! My advice would be to keep filters to your stories and not post on your main feed for a more professional approach. …

Wines, Then and Now (not a poem)

Thousands of years after the first fermentation of grain in China, the Babylonians have now developed a fermented grape beverage and even worship a wine goddess. Alcoholic beverages have long been associated with socializing and ritual, but in our time we now know the scientific benefits of moderate drinking.

Selfcare Rituals

Self-care is more than just indulgence. It means showing yourself the same love and attention you would show a loved one. It’s a very important practice to cultivate especially during trying or socially isolated times.

How to Make Perfume at Home

Don’t laugh, but modern perfume goes all the way back to agent Egypt and the god Nefertum, who was said to be a beautiful young man with the scent of white roses always wafting around him.

Holiday DIY Gift Guide

I hope you try out some of these fun and simple DIY gifts. Making them yourself is not only fun but produces much less waste than buying packaged gifts from a store.

5 Ways to Dress Sustainably

Sustainability is not just another new trend, but a revolution that was long overdue. While fast fashion has made clothes available to us at cheaper prices, it has come with huge costs.

Feminine Health is Human Health

Let’s talk about feminine health. There’s a bizarre taboo in our society around discussing the female body, even amongst women. I would like to change this! We can empower each other by openly discussing those issues which are uniquely female. How many times have you heard a pregnant woman complain that nobody told her (not …