Hi everyone! The weekend is almost here. I am looking forward to enjoying the weather and visiting with friends. While you're out this weekend, I have two quick challenges for you to try. I will be trying them myself. I believe living a more eco-friendly lifestyle starts with small steps and everyone can contribute something. … Continue reading June’s Weekend Challenges
Hi everyone, hope your week is going well so far! I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Cheri from StrawSleeves, an eco-friendly company that is working to alleviate the world's plastic pollution problem. I learned a lot and I am very excited to share this post with you. One of today’s major environmental concerns … Continue reading A Spotlight on StrawSleeves
There's nothing quite like avocados. This fruit is packed with nutrients and can also help improve vision and curb your hunger cravings. Click the heading for more!
I believe in the importance of small steps when it comes to living a more eco-friendly life. Sometimes, making changes too drastically or depriving yourself too much leads to overindulgence later. Consistent progress in the right direction is my method. Each month, try to remove something unsustainable from your grocery list. You can either do … Continue reading No More Plastic K-Cups
"Do one thing every day that scares you." I'm not sure who said that, but my visit to the Kinzua Bridge State Park definitely filled my "excited fear" quota for the day! Kinzua Bridge State Park is located in Mt. Jewett, Pennsylvania. It spans 329 beautiful acres in McKean County. I'm not usually too fearful of … Continue reading Kinzua Bridge State Park
Streaming music, rather than purchasing physical copies, is better for a minimalist and sustainable lifestyle, and luckily, there are many streaming services available. I chose to purchase a subscription to Pandora Plus. Click the heading for my review.
Social media, I've learned, must be utilized only as a celebration of a life well lived. It cannot be enjoyed as life itself, because it isn't life. Allow social media to inspire, educate, and connect you. Follow only the accounts that speak to you in a positive way. Don't allow the achievements of others make you question your worth or importance, for you have a story and a passion that only you can share. What will it be?
The Gateway Lodge is a great weekend destination for nature lovers. It is located in Cooksburg, PA, home to Cook Forest, an 8,500-acre expanse of beautiful wilderness. I'd highly recommend the experience for any nature lover.
In this edition of "Green Your Beauty Routine," I highly recommend EcoTools brushes. They are made of renewable and recycled materials, are cruelty-free, and use no tree paper in their packaging. Click the heading for more.
For those of us who work an office job, there are several ways to take your "green" efforts with you when you leave in the morning. Click the heading for more!