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7 Tips to revolutionize your grocery shopping to be more sustainable

A couple days ago, a friend texted me asking for tips on how to be more socially and environmentally responsible while grocery shopping. I get questions similar to this a lot, so instead of texting it back to everyone every time, I have compiled a list of the seven¬†easiest ways to change your grocery shopping… Read More 7 Tips to revolutionize your grocery shopping to be more sustainable

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Liebster Award Nomination, 10 things you might not know about me

Thanks a billion to Effervescent Hedgepig for the nomination! Her blog is pretty rad, I recommend checking it out at some point if you get the chance! It’s lovely to be nominated, I’m excited to tell you all a little more about myself, and perhaps introduce you to some new bloggers! I had to do… Read More Liebster Award Nomination, 10 things you might not know about me

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You’re a slave driver, and so am I

This post was originally written and shared for my old blog, Project:Joy, which I no longer write for. However some posts are worth re-sharing (after a few tweaks). Enjoy.   The last time I was called a “slave driver” was when I was a shift supervisor at Burger King, way back in the day. Someone… Read More You’re a slave driver, and so am I

Outer Beauty

Onesta Natural, Vegan Hair Care

When I moved from WordPress to a self-hosted site, some posts did not migrate properly, and I have had to manually re-post them. Sorry if you’ve already seen this one! Happy Sunday, everyone! Last night I went to see Pitch Perfect 2 with some girlfriends, and before I get into this product review, I just… Read More Onesta Natural, Vegan Hair Care

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People ask me this question all the time and it’s kind of ridiculous…

Warning: bad words. I originally posted this on my first blog, Project:Joy, which I have mostly abandoned. However, I think it’s worth sharing again. I made a few tweaks, so enjoy.   “Why do you care about that?” This question comes after I mention sex slavery, after I say I don’t believe cheating on your… Read More People ask me this question all the time and it’s kind of ridiculous…

Be Green, Shopping Like This

Green Works isn’t all that green, after all….

Oh friends, I promised you that I would share my triumphs in this journey as well as my epic failures. So to make good on my claim, I bring you this post. A few months ago I was in Walmart looking for a new alternative cleaner. I didn’t really think I would find anything, being… Read More Green Works isn’t all that green, after all….

Food + Drink, Shopping Like This

Salt Spring coffee haul, and where to easily find Fair Trade coffee

This Canada Day, my family and I ferried to Saltspring Island for a day trip to visit my sister. I had not intended to buy things there. I had intended to be frugal and under control: visit my sister, take in the scenery, enjoy the sunshine and gorgeous ocean, annoy some crabs. I did do… Read More Salt Spring coffee haul, and where to easily find Fair Trade coffee