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Super Easy Zero Waste Swaps That are Saving us Over $1200 A Year (that’s over $100 a Month!)

I first wrote this post in November of 2017. Two months after my family and I started our zero waste journey. At that time, being such a newbie, I was already saving our family over $25 a month with just a few simple swaps. I am now updating this post a year and a half… Read More Super Easy Zero Waste Swaps That are Saving us Over $1200 A Year (that’s over $100 a Month!)

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How to Go on Vacation While Staying on Your Zero Waste Journey

I don’t know about other places, but Memorial weekend marks the official start of summer vacation time. Minnesota has many migrations due to our vastly different seasons, but one of the biggest migrations happens between Memorial Day and Labor Day, and that is people migrating up north to their cabins or vacation rentals. I totally… Read More How to Go on Vacation While Staying on Your Zero Waste Journey

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Zero Waste Baby Steps for Absolutely Everyone | A Podcast Interview on The Sustainable Minimalists

  I am SUUUUUPER excited to share that I recently recorded an interview with Stephanie from Mama Minimalist, who hosts an amazing podcast called ‘The Sustainable Minimalists Podcast: Eco-Friendly Families | Simple Living + Parenting. If you haven’t heard of it, I would highly recommend checking it out. Stephanie talks about all sorts of topics… Read More Zero Waste Baby Steps for Absolutely Everyone | A Podcast Interview on The Sustainable Minimalists

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How I Started My Zero Waste Journey + 5 Ways to Reduce Your Waste | A Guest Post for A Welder’s Wife

In all my posts about zero waste and minimalism, I don’t think I’ve actually spelled out how I got started incorporating them into my life. So, when Erin from A Welder’s Wife was looking for bloggers to guest post about that topic specifically (how we got started), I jumped at the opportunity and am so… Read More How I Started My Zero Waste Journey + 5 Ways to Reduce Your Waste | A Guest Post for A Welder’s Wife

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Zero Waste Challenge – Week 6 – 5 Easy Ways to Reduce Gift Wrap Waste

  Another week, another zero waste challenge update! Before I start, if you are new to this blog (welcome!) or the zero waste challenge (or just want a refresher), here are some previous posts you might be interested in:   Week 1 – An introduction to the challenge! Week 2 – Our first weigh in… Read More Zero Waste Challenge – Week 6 – 5 Easy Ways to Reduce Gift Wrap Waste