Less Waste DIY: Body & Face Scrub

Did you know that most scrubs have microplastics in them that when used are going down our drains? The beauty industry calls it “microbeads”. Why spend a fortunate on something you can easily make and doesn’t contain plastic? Usually it comes down to time, but I have two recipes for you that are easy and I know exactly what is is in each.

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Kate’s Top 10 Less Waste Travel Essentials – Prime Day Edition

No checked bags!! I have had a number of trips where my bag has gone missing for days. The times I do check a bag, I have to allow enough time to check it and collect it, not to mention the stress if flights change. So if I don’t have to check a bag, I won’t. Here are my top 10 travel essentials to help you cut down on waste and wasted time. Prime Days ends today so get shopping if you hope to get a good deal!

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Kate’s Top 10 Less Waste Essentials – Prime Day Edition

Everyone has to start somewhere and some items you won’t be able to find so easily secondhand. With Prime Days starting today, you too can start your journey to less waste. Here they are in no particular order… Personal Care 1. Plaine Products Plaine Products has you covered for your personal care needs. They offer […]

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Sun Protection, Planet Protection

Happy Independance Day! Most people will celebrate with BBQs, pool parties and fireworks. One thing you should not have to worry about is a sunburn, but most sunscreens come in plastic packaging. Here are some sunscreen options that come plastic free.

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Waste Less Shaving

I thought one of the best ways to kick off Plastic Free July was to talk about methods of shaving. Summer is hot, whether you are getting bikini ready or need to rid yourself of that winter beard, having a good razor is the most common method of hair removal.

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Lessons Learned

One message I want to make clear is, we are all human. Mistakes happen and we will never be perfect. Don’t let the fear of failure or judgement be what holds you back from trying something new. Life is too short and you need to live for your own values and goals.

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