Menstrual Cups 101

Bloody hell. I have no idea how to start this blog. But it’s important to me so here we go: Now I must say this– not only women have periods. Anyone with female anatomy can have a period/periods. I hope this post can be helpful for all of us strong humans who have to deal … More Menstrual Cups 101

Why College Shouldn’t Be the BEST 4 Years of Your Life (+My Graduation Cap)

I hate when people say that college is the best 4 years of your life. Like after I graduate then life only goes downhill? That seems unbelievably sad. Sure I had some amazing times in college, meet amazing people, and learned a ton. But there were many days of stress (or should I say months … More Why College Shouldn’t Be the BEST 4 Years of Your Life (+My Graduation Cap)

Zero Waste Deodorant and Hair Texture Spray

Beachy waves for your hair? Yes, your underarms will get fabulous just-out-of-the-ocean curls with this spray. Related: Deodorant Debacle: The Problem with Traditional Deodorant and the Natural Solution Make sure you detox before switching to a natural deodorant. You can learn how to do that with the related post above. It’s not as essential as … More Zero Waste Deodorant and Hair Texture Spray

Deodorant Debacle: The Problem with Traditional Deodorant and the Natural Solution

Deodorant is a relatively new beauty product. Up until the 1900’s humans would just sweat and sometimes stink. It was natural and common. Many parts of the world don’t think it’s weird to stink a bit. We are the weird ones! How Traditional Deodorant Works Most people don’t even think twice about putting on deodorant … More Deodorant Debacle: The Problem with Traditional Deodorant and the Natural Solution

DIY Reusable Beeswax Bags: Zero Waste and Perfect for Back to School

Mid-August is that time of the year where kids, parents, and students alike start to think about school. And why not make this school year a bit more eco-friendly? This has been one of the most useful craft projects that also doubles for my zero waste efforts. Time: 30-45 minutes Difficulty: Medium Materials 2 cotton … More DIY Reusable Beeswax Bags: Zero Waste and Perfect for Back to School

Zero Waste Toothpaste

This is by far my favorite zero waste/all natural “beauty” recipe! This recipe is simple, inexpensive, and has more benefits than store bought toothpaste. Time: 5 minutes Difficulty: Easy Ingredients 6 Tbsp coconut oil (1/3 cup) 4 Tbsp baking soda (1/4 cup) 25 drops peppermint essential oil 2 pinches sea salt Directions Melt coconut oil … More Zero Waste Toothpaste