For those that already know me, I love making products from scratch and I am always willing to try something new. I can see the eye rolling now, she is at it again, making her homemade recipes! Why make your own natural beauty products? Not only is it economical, but you also are avoiding the harsh… Read More Essential Ingredients for Homemade Beauty Products
If you want to become more eco-friendly, one sure-fire way to accomplish that is to stop using chemicals and ingredients that are known to be bad for the environment and your body. Sounds simple enough, right? But how do you even know where to start? I remember when I first started my “clean living” journey… Read More Eight Cosmetic Ingredients That Are Bad for the Environment
One great thing about making homemade bath products, aside from the fact that you can ensure they are eco-friendly, is that it’s a lot less expensive. With one bath bomb costing upwards of 8 dollars in some cases, doing it yourself is a great option. In this article, I have included two easy recipes that… Read More Eco-Friendly Homemade Bath Products
What is composting? Composting is a green way of turning organic material into fertilizer for soil. It is one way to reduce your household waste that would otherwise collect in the landfills, while providing you with an inexpensive way to replenish the soil in your garden and flower beds. I have started my own composting… Read More Earth-Friendly Reasons and Tips for Home Composting
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Did you know that reducing waste in your home, including reusing and recycling, is a great way to live more naturally? It allows you be kinder to the environment, reduce your carbon footprint, and make use of as many materials as possible. Let’s take a look at how we… Read More How to Reduce Waste in Your Home
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Did you know that being more sustainable might mean different things to different people? To simplify, it is about using the fewest amount of resources as possible in order to help protect the earth and climate. It is also about reducing your carbon footprint by limiting the resources you… Read More How to Live More Sustainably
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Let us talk about zero waste. What does this really mean? According to Wikpedia, zero waste can be defined as: “a set of principles focused on waste prevention that encourages the redesign of resource life cycles so that all products are reused. The goal is for no trash to… Read More What Not to Buy When Going Zero Waste
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother So, you’ve arrived on this page probably because you are wondering, what does “living sustainable ” mean anyway? Sustainable living is a life style . Wikpedia defines it as: “Sustainable living is a lifestyle that attempts to reduce an individual’s or society‘s use of the Earth‘s natural resources and… Read More What Does It Mean To Live A Sustainable Life Style?