my low-waste life

my low-waste life

last year in july, i jumped on this whole notion of “plastic free july” thanks to my cousin’s inspiring instagram posts (shout out to brittney). i had just watched “a plastic ocean” on netflix and literally found myself bawling and...
borax – the miracle cleaner

borax – the miracle cleaner

you may or may not have heard about borax. it kind of sounds like something you would want to stay away from. but this naturally occurring powdery white mineral is basically salt mined from repeated evaporation of seasonal lakes. also known as sodium borate, sodium...
all things pumpkin

all things pumpkin

so i went a little overboard on pinterest list night and found so many great recipes involving pumpkin. and no this isn’t some basic b*tch pumpkin spice latte crap from starbucks. this includes using real pumpkins and getting real nutrients. ok maybe there is a...
eek-o friendly halloween

eek-o friendly halloween

it’s that time of year where you see the halloween pop-up stores and isles at the grocery stores full of costumes and decorations that are hard to ignore.   costumes while the next movie character costume can be tempting, try heading to the thrift stores...
diy windshield washer fluid

diy windshield washer fluid

do you realize how toxic windshield washer fluid is? it’s known to be one of the most dangerous things found in the garage. this blue liquid contains methanol, a poison. just one teaspoon accidentally swallowed can cause irreversible blindness and potentially...