Buying in Bulk

Hey all! In recent months, Bulk Barn has implemented an amazing program. They ran a few pilot stores to try out a bring your own container program. I was fortunate enough to live relatively close to one of these locations and got to give it a try! In Georgetown Ontario, the Bulk Barn was one… Continue reading Buying in Bulk


The Holiday Season- Part 3

DÉCOR Rule number one when it comes to décor is USE WHAT YOU HAVE. And avoid places like dollar stores. The dollar store may seem really appealing to get some great stuff but, most items are very poor quality and will not last you for multiple seasons. (usually all plastic and made in China)  … Continue reading The Holiday Season- Part 3

B.Y.O.M. (bring your own mug)

Hi everyone! I bet that many of you are avid coffee or tea drinkers and what's better than being able to have a nice hot beverage whenever you want!? Well, I have some shocking news for you: those 'disposable' cups and lids that are used almost everywhere are not recyclable. Many of us (myself included)… Continue reading B.Y.O.M. (bring your own mug)

On the go

The most difficult time to ensure that you reduce your waste is while you're out. If you wind up going somewhere unplanned, it can be a tricky situation to avoid making trash. Here are a few ways to always be prepared (I feel like a girl scout saying this but, let's be honest, the motto… Continue reading On the go