A wannabe non-consumer’s guide to gift giving 2016:

It’s that time of year again where most of the nation goes crazy holiday shopping. I’ve been there. My family almost always gave store bought gifts when I was growing up, and I was one of those people in the mall every December trying to find last minute gifts for relatives and friends. Now-a-days I tend … More A wannabe non-consumer’s guide to gift giving 2016:

Phone Cases

Let’s face it, phone cases are kind of crazy. They are built to last forever, yet they become obsolete once the next upgrade is rolled out. My phone recently quit working (15 days after the manufacturer’s warranty wore off….) putting me in the not-so-unique position of having to find a new or refurbished phone. While … More Phone Cases

Review of RePETe Bags

When ChicoBags contacted me and asked if I wanted to do a review of their rePETe bags, I was hesitant. I wasn’t even sure what rePETe bags were so I went to their website which says “All ChicoBag rePETe products contain certified repreve fabric which is made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic bottles”. I’m all about using … More Review of RePETe Bags

Zero Waste Positivity

Occasionally, as I browse around online, mainly on Instagram, I come across a post where it is clear that the writer is angry with someone for not living an eco-friendly life or for making poor environmental choices and therefore thinks that they are stupid and/or lazy. This is often over something simple, like using single … More Zero Waste Positivity