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New around here? No worries! Just to get you up to speed: this blog is about eco-friendly, low impact everyday living. I know I’m not the only one fed up with our sanitized, processed, resource-heavy, consumption-driven, destructive modern lifestyles. I want to simplify – not just for my own peace of mind (and finances) – but also, most importantly, for the environment. We’re gobbling up way too much, way too quickly, and not giving the planet enough of a chance to recover. We’re polluting the rivers and oceans, razing entire forests, killing wildlife en masse, exploiting vulnerable communities – all for the pleasure of our latest clothes, gadgets, and cars.

It is very difficult to change, with our political and economic system set up the way it is, but we all need to do better. I hope this blog makes you pause and think, and perhaps opt for a slower, gentler way of living from now on. Here are some of the most popular posts, under various categories. Grab a drink and settle in, and I hope you have a nice time looking around.

 

LIFESTYLE

The Epic Guide to Ethical Coffee Drinking

How to Brew the Perfect Cup of Zero Waste Coffee

Switching to Vegan, Cruelty-Free Personal Care Products

How to Effectively Detox Your Body Now

Non-Toxic Personal Care & Beauty Products

The Five Books on Personal Finance Everyone Needs to Read

SAVINGS: Brilliant Tips for Frugal Shopping

The Ultimate Documentary Guide to Being a Conscious Consumer

 

WELLNESS

The Power of Essential Oils

Your Mobile Phone is Stressing You Out

The Bane of 21st Century Life: Chronic Stress {+ 7 Tips to Reduce It}

The Joy of Running

Why Become a Vegan

 

HOME

5 Weeks to a Zero Waste Kitchen

Zero Waste Grocery Shopping

Non-Toxic Home Cleaning Products

Banish the Toxins Lurking in your Furniture

The Best Organic, Fair-trade Bedding Brands for Non-Toxic Sleep

 

FOOD

Springtime Vegan Coconut Rice (Recipe)

Vegan Mixed Lemon Rice (Recipe)

Heavenly Sticky Chewy Vegan Brownie (Recipe)

Vegan Red Sauce Pasta for One (Recipe)

Five Fair-trade Chocolate Brands You Need to Try

 

WARDROBE

Detox your Closet with these 27 Organic Clothing Brands for Women

7 Steps to Building an Ethical Wardrobe

10 Handpicked Ethical Jewelry Pieces that You Will LOVE

5 Reasons Why You Should Buy Secondhand Clothes

Vegan Puffer Jackets for Winter

29 Tantalizing Ethical Innerwear Brands

 

ENVIRONMENT

How to Live an Environmentally Conscious Life

How to Come to Grips with Climate Change

Why Minimalism is Great for the Environment

24 Inspirational Earth Heroes You Need to Know About

5 Mesmerizing Audiobooks to Bring You Close to Nature

 

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