Well, it's been a whole year. A year of learning, a year of dramatic change, a year of many frustrations, set backs and great strides forward. So, what do I take away from a year of being "zero-waste?" - Eye openers cringe-y moments. Learning how important advocacy is. Sometimes, you've actually made an impact on… Continue reading A Year in Review (Part I)
My boss and I embarked on a juice cleanse. Eight days combine, 72 apples, 50 pounds of carrots, my new Omega j8006 juicer and a lot of patience. The juicer plays a HUGE role in the amount (and type of juice you get.) Previously, I owned a Black and Decker juicer that I purchased at… Continue reading Veggies on veggies
Okay, this is a little personal. And gross. So, I live in an older building. One of my regulars is a Vietnam vet. He lived here when he was in college. I thought my tub was just old. But today, my life changed. The only cleaning products I use in my home are vinegar that… Continue reading My tub
So I took some time, as you may have noticed. I got wrapped up in life. I lost my way. I learned, grew and I back tracked. I tend to do that. Ritually. I get swept up in something and it's my everything and when it's lost its luster, I get bored and move on.… Continue reading I’m baaacccccck!
FRIENDS! I have gotten in seriously over my head! Between working towards zero waste, minimalism, deciding what diet (please understand that when I say diet I mean my nutritional diet, not a "trendy diet". I hope this makes sense..) is best for my mind body and soul, work, my blog, yoga, enlightening my being, writing… Continue reading Where’s the line?!
So I will be posting about my first month of zero waste intermittently, but today was so productive, I can't not tell y'all about it! I snagged all of this for three bucks. The mason jar actually did come with a straw, but I opted to leave it there since it was plastic. (I'm sure… Continue reading Thrift store haul number one