Less Waste Shopping: Etsy

Check out the Etsy Journal for more creative ideas like this feature on Rustic Home Decor From GFT WoodcraftCheck If you haven’t tried out Etsy you are missing out. This online store connects you with handmade and vintage items with the option to shop local. Learn more about Etsy… Handmade Etsy is all about letting […]

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Birthday Giveaway!

ptember is a busy month with campaigns like Secondhand September and Self Care September. Add in the Global Climate Strike starting today and that makes for a full month. It also happens to be my birthday month so I want to celebrate by giving YOU a gift!

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Less Waste Tourist

Being a responsible tourist doesn’t have to be tough. Here are some small ways to rethink your impact on the places you visit and what you might take home with you.

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Less Waste Minimalist Living

The further I go down the rabbit hole of consciously thinking about what I am wasting, the more I think about the items I do own. Do I really need this? Too often I have thought in terms of “I might need this one day” and then that day never comes. None of us want to accept that we have been programed to think a certain way about “stuff” but we do. Consumerism is all too real, and too often I find myself purchasing something for the wrong reasons. Learn how the world of minimalism plays into the less waste movement.

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Lessons Learned: Amazon Warehouse Conditions

Like most of you, I have been a big Amazon shopper. After seeing a recent episode of “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver”, I was shocked at how warehouse workers have been treated and some of the challenges they face each day. Course this is just one opinion, so let’s dig in on this topic.

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Shop Local: Bookmans

Not a fan of digital media? Like it old school? Try buying your media used. If you are local to Arizona, Bookmans is the place to go. They have a wide variety of items to pick from and this weekend they have a sale going. Get 3 books, get the 4th free. Deal runs through Sunday.

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