A simple kit that makes zero waste success easy

Staying zero waste when you’re out of the house for 10+ hours a day can be tricky, particularly if you work in a place – like my school – where massive amounts of waste are the norm.

Shoot, staying zero waste on a casual outing with friends can be almost impossible at times!

Luckily I’ve come to find that packing a good zero waste bag can really mitigate a lot of potential pitfalls. Honestly, the most underrated piece of advice about going zero waste is this: be prepared. If you’re not prepared, you’re going to fail and waste (especially disposables) are going to start haunting you! read more

Zero waste essentials you probably already have in your house

To be honest, I haven’t bought a whole lot of zero waste essentials since starting my zero waste efforts in late 2016. (I mean, that’s kind of the point, right?)

That being said, I have started amassing things that make my life easier – and I’m here to share a couple of the no-brainer ones with you right now.

The big caveat to all this is, of course, that zero waste is explicitly about not sending things to the landfill. So if you’ve got inspiration of excitement about going green – great! But don’t start throwing things out willy-nilly since that defeats the point. read more