• General

    Week 52: Keep It Going

    Congratulations! You’ve made it through a full year of waking up, learning, and deciding to live a more eco-friendly life. The steps you’ve taken will help reduce your carbon footprint and lower the…

  • Education

    Week 51. Do something, anything.

    I’ve been struggling with how to wrap up this year of tips for living a more eco-friendly existence. I’m still learning so much about environmentalism everyday, about how to not aim for perfection,…

  • Economy,  Shopping

    Week 50: Buy Nothing New

    If you had asked me to take this challenge a few years ago, I would have told you it was impossible. These days, however, it’s pretty much par for the course with my…

  • DIY,  Economy,  Energy

    Week 48: Retrofit Your Home

    It’s worth taking some time to explore the different ways that you can save energy and money by making changes around your home. Some changes can be quite large and costly, but others…

  • General

    Week 47: DIY Continued!

    Well, after the deodorant, toothpaste, and beauty care products, you might be asking what’s next? You might be taking a deeper look at some of the items that you use regularly and asking…

  • DIY,  Education

    Week 46: Plant Trees

    This week won’t be for everyone but it’s something everyone should consider if you have the space. Trees do some pretty amazing things and planting them on your property around your home can…

  • Education

    Week 43: Live Intentionally

    Ahhh, the daily grind. We all have our own “grind” – the routine and habits that become daily occurrences, where you don’t have to think so much about the actions for them to…