It would be good if there was always an easy, good-for-the-earth alternative when I’m about to make a purchase. While I feel great about wiping my nose with tissues made from sugarcane and bamboo, I also feel a little bit pretentious. Sometimes it’s hard to make the right choice for the environment when you need to look fabulous, you’re on a budget, and you don’t have time to scour the interwebs for eco-friendly weekend wear. So, here are a few sustainable alternatives that I’ve found that seem worth sharing.
Sometimes the deep cleaning we expect ourselves to complete each spring feels overwhelming. We all know that our homes need a little face lift when winter is over. The crumbs from those evenings cuddled on the couch with Netflix and cookies are still around, as well as all our heavy winter clothes. Deep cleaning doesn’t have to be all-consuming, though. This spring, check off the most important items on your spring cleaning list and don’t sweat the small stuff! A new season means we’ll still be spending a few week nights on the couch with Netflix and cookies – just with different colored throw pillows.