• Blog,  Bullet Journal,  Life

    Bullet Journal: April 2019

    I think I created two of my all-time favorite pages this month! I went with subtle teal theme this month that runs throughout all my April pages. You know that old saying “April showers bring May flowers.” Well, you can see my monthly layout was very much inspired by that! Monthly Layout What’s more April than rain and tulips? I’ve…

  • Blog,  Eco Beauty

    DIY Zero Waste Lip Scrub

    Happy #zerowastewednesday! Even though winter is winding down, I still find my skin and lips recovering from the dry, cold weather. I came up with this easy lip scrub recipe just messing around with ingredients in my kitchen. Plus I found a cute used glass jar to store it in! Time: 2 minutes Difficulty: Easy Ingredients 1 Tbsp honey 1…

  • My zero waste to go kit and zero waste bag with tote bag and utensil kit, hankie and wallet, ceramic travel mug
    Blog,  Life

    My Zero Waste Kit: What’s in my Bag

    One of the first changes I made going Zero Waste was to make sure I had everything I should ever need in my favorite bookish tote bag. I carry all the things that will help me refuse unwanted plastic and wasteful products. I’ve curated a lot of my things over the last two or three years and I’m happy with…

  • Blog,  Craft

    DIY Zero Waste All-Purpose Cleaner

    When I started this blog, I wanted to publish a #zerowastewednesday blog post every week. That really didn’t pan out because I lived in Spain for a year and I expanded the focus of this blog to include my writing and reading pursuits. But I’m still a zero waste enthusiast and want to share one of the easiest zero waste…

  • Blog,  Eco Beauty

    DIY Zero Waste Lip Balm

    I actually love this recipe! And like most chap stick, it lasts for ages. I probably only need to make it once or twice a year. Or make a double batch to last the whole year. See how easy it is for yourself! Time: 5 minutes Difficulty: Easy Ingredients 1 Tbsp coconut oil (buy it here organic and in glass)…

  • Blog,  Craft

    DIY Easy Crochet Foot Warmers

    Getting cozy around the fire? These foot warmers are easy to crochet and fun for the holidays. The green yarn makes for extra festive flair. Make them as a gift or make them for yourself, no such thing as cold feet with these. Time: 2-3 hours (about an hour or hour and a half per foot) Difficulty level: Easy Size:…

  • Blog,  Eco Beauty

    Zero Waste Cream Deodorant

    I think this is the ultimate sign of going full on crunchy. Well, maybe besides not wearing any at all. This cream deodorant is my long lasting, super strength recipe for fighting BO. Make sure you detox before switching! Time: 5 minutes Difficulty: Easy Ingredients 1/4 cup cornstarch (4 Tbsp) 1/4 cup baking soda (4 Tbsp) 1/2 cup coconut oil…