Want to know a great way to find the perfect hair stylist? Get a stylist in your area with an Instagram account where they share their work! Their Instagram account becomes a great means of communication to use to show them exactly what you want (and you know they can do it.). For long as I ... Read More about The Best Hack I’ve Discovered To Find a Great Hair Stylist
How much do you think about what you eat? Do you consider its origin or contemplate how it got from the fields to your table (or the processing plant to your cabinet...)? Do you care about its life after leaving your kitchen if you don't eat it? Health topics aside, food sparks a host of ethical ... Read More about How Much Do You Think About What You Eat and WHY?
Try one of these simple zero waste Valentine's Day ideas that are fun, inexpensive, and great for everyday families. They all have a little extra sugary sweetness the whole family will love. Do you exchange gifts for Valentine's Day? Historically, M and I haven't been big on gift exchange, ... Read More about 10 Sugar Sweet Zero Waste Valentine’s Day Ideas
Looking for a sports-themed or specific type of coloring book and can't find exactly what you want? Make your own with this simple tutorial. Every kid will love one of these DIY coloring books for themselves. Our boys love to play, play, play sports all day until they're beyond the point of ... Read More about 5 Easy Steps To Make Your Own Personalized Coloring Book
Wet hair is The Worst, am I right?! I hate that it makes my clothes wet while it dries. I hate how it feels. And I hate the amount of time it takes to restyle. I'll regularly go to great lengths to skip washing my hair for just one or two more days. No surprise, I'm a fan of the growing trend ... Read More about 5 Reasons to Skip Your Next Hair Wash
Fast fashion thrives for many reasons, not the least of which is convenience. What we want is generally readily available at fast fashion shops. Finding an ethical alternative, on the other hand, can sometimes feel exhausting, almost prohibitively. Is there a right time to compromise, even in the ... Read More about When Do You Compromise on Ethical Style For Kids?
For your next birthday party, make your own cake and some DIY decorations for a totally doable (almost) zero waste cake. Last weekend, we celebrated a milestone birthday, and I was in charge of making the cake. I love to bake, and I enjoy getting creative with some simple decorations, but I ... Read More about Simple Recyclable DIY Birthday Cake Decorations
If you want to encourage your kids to join you in the kitchen, hand over the reigns. Give your kiddos a bit more freedom to create and watch their culinary curiosity flourish. My boys enjoy cooking and baking with me regularly. As they grow older, however, they're starting to become ... Read More about Why The Secret Ingredient Makes All The Difference
Looking for simple and clutter-free seasonal decorating ideas? Here's one idea to add a little festive touch to your home without stocking up on off-season clutter. While seasonal decorations feel festive and happy, they also create so much clutter that kind of drives me nuts. In season, I ... Read More about One Easy Trick to Reduce Seasonal Decor Clutter
The holidays are behind us but many retailers give shoppers one last opportunity to find a great deal before year end. Read on for more on more ethical and meaningful ways to spend your post-holiday dollars. Thanks to To The Market for sponsoring this post and thanks to this community for ... Read More about Let Fair Trade Market Makers Simplify Your Ethical Shopping