Sustainable Purchases Update

Howdy all! For the past week I've been home I already have spent lots on more sustainable things for myself and our house. Here I'll provide links to each product and a description. PERSONAL CARE The first product I bought was a hefty investment, but Thinx provides a zero-waste option for period products. I got …

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Zero Waste and Sustainable Living Options

Now that I’m back home I’m super excited to start buying more sustainable things for our house! So far I’ve subscribed to Imperfect Foods which ships you surplus food boxes to lower the amount of food waste! My first box comes Monday and I didn’t realize you could customize what comes in the box so …

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Ball on a Budget Baby

Getting into the more realistic prices for college kids like me. THRIFTING.  I’ve been thrifting since middle school because my parents aren’t the type to give me money for clothes. Ironically, my most complemented clothes have been ones I’ve gotten from thrift stores, eBay, or other resale sites. As a high school student I loved …

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Up-cycling materials into new, cute clothing

Alexa play cut it... by cut it I mean plastic waste! Rothy’s is doing just that by transforming single use plastics into cute shoes! Their running count sits at over 29 million recycled bottles given a new life. The company’s production is highly sustainable with little waste in production of the shoes and keep a …

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Name Brands Leading Sustainable Fashion

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iisMyJdkyqg&feature=youtu.be In learning more about a sustainable lifestyle, I've discovered a few companies that do some really cool stuff in up cycling or re-selling clothes. One of the largest brands I've heard of using recycled plastics is Adidas. The company collaborates with Parley to upcycle waste from beaches and intercept it from reaching the ocean. …

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Whatcha Gonna do With All That Junk (Mail)

Sorry for that depressing post yesterday friends. That is how my mind wanders when I write and think about what’s happening! If everyone was as scared s***less as I feel about the problem at hand we’d be saved by now! Anyways: today’s topic features a much less depressing and much more helpful step to cutting …

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