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<i>Easy Zero Waste Falafel Recipe</i>

Easy Zero Waste Falafel Recipe

Falafel Love     I first fell in love with falafel when I was living in Germany and Austria. Due to the high Turkish population, there is falafel to be had in every major city, in tiny dives, and vendors strewn throughout the narrow cobbled […]

<i>Inside My Zero Waste Kit – How I Avoid Plastic On the Go</i>

Inside My Zero Waste Kit – How I Avoid Plastic On the Go

– Earth Day! –    This Saturday the 21st is Earth Day! To me, every day is Earth Day, but Saturday is devoted especially to celebrating our beautiful Earth.    This year, it’s dedicated to eliminating plastic pollution, which, as you know, is a topic […]

<i>Plastic Pollution is Destroying the Earth – Here’s How You Can Help </i>

Plastic Pollution is Destroying the Earth – Here’s How You Can Help

Plastic pollution is here to stay I recently watched a video about the research of an environmentalist who studies plastic pollution and she calculated that if every bit of plastic that exists was spread out ankle deep it would cover an area the size of […]

<i>5 Ways to Connect to the Earth for a Life of True Alignment</i>

5 Ways to Connect to the Earth for a Life of True Alignment

Photo by Gianni Zanato on Unsplash Our Disconnect from the Earth   We hardly take the time to connect to the earth anymore. We are so distracted by our phones and TV shows, and the news, and Twitter and Facebook and Youtube. Life is so busy and there […]

<i>Overwhelm and the Zero Waste Model – 5 Ways to Start Small</i>

Overwhelm and the Zero Waste Model – 5 Ways to Start Small

Photo credit: Denise Johnson on Unsplash   Zero Waste:    Zero waste has become the name of a movement based on the principle of sending the smallest amount of trash to the landfill as absolutely possible. The image that comes to mind is a pretty smiling girl, often […]

<i>Meditations on Self Love – Exploring the Shadow</i>

Meditations on Self Love – Exploring the Shadow

Photo credit: Shasha Freemind – Unsplash    It’s not easy to sit with our Shadow. It’s not easy to give ourselves the room to breathe into the discomfort, the aching places within us. It is so easy to enter into internal judgement and push away […]

<i>20 MINUTE ZERO WASTE ALMOND MILK</i>

20 MINUTE ZERO WASTE ALMOND MILK

    The first time my friend made almond milk for me I was shocked at how delicious it was! Creamy and almondy in the best way, and what was more she confessed how easy it is to make. I had always assumed making almond […]

<i>Nature’s Greatest Magic Trick – Aka Urban Composting 101</i>

Nature’s Greatest Magic Trick – Aka Urban Composting 101

Photo credit: Vero Photoart Unsplash  A 5 minute read –    What is Composting? Say what? It’s 2018! We all know what composting is! Don’t we? It might seem unnecessary to define, but when I was living in Jersey City I met several people who […]

<i>Sustainable Living as Activism</i>

Sustainable Living as Activism

Photo credit: Jamie Fisher  A 7 minute read –   We are quickly approaching the one year anniversary of the Women’s March on Washington, the largest protest in US history. Which is not something to be taken lightly. At a moment when many of us were […]