Life Without Waste

Life Without Gift Wrap - holiday edition

Life Without Gift Wrap - holiday edition

Wrapping paper definitely comes to mind when you start thinking about the waste during the Holidays - - or the unnecessary consumerism involved, but we are going to keep it a little lighter than that! 

Zero Waste Canada did a wrapping paper study a couple of years ago and estimates that around 540,000 tonnes of wrapping paper heads to our Canadian landfills every holiday season.  To give that whopping number a little context, that's about 90,000 elephants! NINETY THOUSAND?! That is crazy. We're talking about a few easy swaps to avoid unnecessary wrapping waste.

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Low Waste Hacks - Little Changes, Big Impact

Low Waste Hacks - Little Changes, Big Impact

I'm sharing three super easy zero waste transitions that you can introduce RIGHT NOW, and drastically reduce your household waste.  Give it a read and let me know what you think!

- Michelle

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Life without Food Waste

Life without Food Waste

Throwing out food sucks. Did you know the average Canadian household throws out $1,100 worth of food in a year?  Not to mention the waste and carbon footprint associated.  I'm sharing my top two food hacks that you can introduce RIGHT NOW to reduce your food waste.  Easy peasy.

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