Moving Towards Low Waste

“We don’t need a handful of people doing zero waste perfectly. We need millions of people doing it imperfectly.” Anna-Marie Bonneau

This Friday, millions of students around the world will skip school to protest their politicians’ lack of action regarding climate change. It’s no secret that the Earth is in bad shape. While it’s true that this is largely due to the actions of politicians and major corporations, many of us are also living unsustainable lives which doesn’t help. While you don’t need to fully go zero waste, we can all make low or no waste swaps in our daily lives in order to minimize our ecological footprints.

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Fall Essentials

As the temperature drops, the leaves start to turn yellow, and the children scream at the school by my house, it’s hard to ignore one obvious fact: fall is pretty much here.  Other than the screaming kids, this is hands-down my favourite time of the year!  It’s always been nice to curl up with lots of blankets and sip lattes, but lately, even though I didn’t think it was possible, there have been a few things that have made this extra-cozy time of year even better!

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