Zero Waste Adventures

  • Low-waste Family Beach Days

    Here's a round-up of swaps to try when you're out and about at the beach or splash park to decrease your waste and support Canadian made.
  • Workin' on a Plastic-Free Fridge

    Tips + ideas to start working towards buying food, cleaning and storing food items without the plastic to further simplify your life and decrease your waste.
  • Low Waste Kitchen Sink Routines

    How to clean your sink with simple, safe ingredients, set up a low-waste dish washing setup, and figure out how to declutter this area to simplify your home in a sustainable manner.
  • Getting Started with a Safety Razor

    Ange's tips on choosing, using, and maintaining a safety razor found here!
  • A Plastic-Free Shower

    Here's a look into how you can manage a simpler life with some easy sustainable swaps in the shower - a traditional plastic-haven within our home.
  • Sustainable Laundry Swaps

    Conscious swaps for your laundry room - stain treatment options, detergents, softeners, and drying methods, too!
  • Zero-Waste Home Cleaning

    There are many issues with natural cleaners - they don't work, they cost a lot of cash to not work, and they are still packaged in plastic throw-aways. Here's my roundup of cleaning recipes that you can bulk-buy ingredients, and an explanation of how to use Sal's Suds.
  • A Sustainable Dishwasher | Blog + Recipe

    So, cutting to the chase - if you're not into making your own recipes or reading any more about this, and you want to skip to knowing what to use ...
  • Recipe | Infused Vinegars

    This is a bit of a strange ‘recipe’ to write out, kind of feels like I’m writing a recipe post to tell someone how to microwave a pizza pocket. But...
  • Ditching Disposable Paper Products

    We are in the middle of a pandemic right now and I really don't think I can make an original toilet paper joke to start this off. Except that hopef...
  • Tips to start out with Bulk Living

    I think an issue with the whole zero-waste living thing is the way that it can be portrayed. At its nuts and bolts it is a frugal way of living, a...
  • Trial + Error the hard way: Sustainable Deodorant

    Here's the longest story ever about the worst experiment that I ever tried.  In April 2019, Earth Day hits and I am about as excited as a I can get...