Why is plastic bad?

Why is plastic bad?

We all know what plastic is, or do we? A lot of us think we know about plastic, but there is still so much we don’t know about. We encounter this material every single day of our lives, yet many of us don't know exactly what it is, and the effects it can have on our health + planet! Learn all about plastic on the blog!
What does cruelty free mean?

What does cruelty free mean?

What is cruelty free? Brands test on animals to ensure their products are safe, and while many are taking a stand against it, it is still widely practiced. But cruelty free is becoming more common, and new certifications are popping up every day. But what do these logos mean, and how can you use them? Learn below!
How To Use Cloth Diapers

How To Use Cloth Diapers

Getting prepared for a new baby usually means disposable diapers purchased in bulky packs and used once before they go to the landfill. But with eco-friendly cloth diapering you can save money, create less diaper irritation, and reduce the waste you produce! Want to learn how to use cloth diapers in your life? Read on!
Ethical Clothing: All About Eco-Textiles

Ethical Clothing: All About Eco-Textiles

As a conscious consumer, shopping for ethical clothing made with eco-textiles can feel daunting. There's so many options of sustainable fabrics, and each has its own pros and cons. In this blog we'll help you compare natural and synthetic fabrics, and learn about organic cotton, rPET, wood-pulp fabrics, wool, and more!
Fair Trade vs Made in America

Fair Trade vs Made in America

Shopping "Made in America” has become huge lately, with products produced in your country are preferred above imported goods. On the other hand, fair trade goods can ensure the social and environmental responsibility of a product. So which is more eco-friendly? Read on as we break down the pros and cons of each!
What is Earth Day?

What is Earth Day?

Besides being our favorite day, Earth Day is a global holiday that celebrates one thing: our planet. It also marks the birth of the modern environmental movement in the 1970s that transformed into a global phenomenon. Learn about the history of Earth Day, Earth Day Facts, and our go-to sustainable Earth Day products!
What are microplastics?

What are microplastics?

Microplastics, microbeads, microfibers…You might have heard of them, and you probably know they’re not great. Microplastics are small plastic pieces that include microbeads, small pieces...

How-To: Compost

How-To: Compost

Fact: food scraps and other organic waste currently makes up 30% of what we throw away every year, where it will sit in our...

What is a conscious consumer?

What is a conscious consumer?

Trying to enjoy your favorite tv show? Que advertisement. Scrolling down your social media feed? Another advertisement. Checking your mail to see if your...

What are Parabens?

What are Parabens?

You’ve probably applied parabens to your skin, hair, or teeth at some point today without even knowing it. But what are parabens, and should you avoid them? Find out why you might see "paraben-free" more often!