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4 Ways to have a socially responsible wedding without compromising your dreams for your big day

Your wedding day – beautiful, whimsical, somewhat stressful and expensive as ****. Am I right!? Yeah… and chances are, your big day is going to create a lot of waste. Ours did, and all of my friends’ weddings have. Chances are also good that you will be consuming a lot of food and buying a lot of… Read More 4 Ways to have a socially responsible wedding without compromising your dreams for your big day

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Another failure post – because I may as well marry plastic bags at this point.

Hello, friends. Recall how I said in an earlier post how I and The Man are giving up plastic bags  forever, starting now? Welp, in the spirit of keepin’ it real, I would like to tell you a story. Yesterday, my friend and fellow blogger, Brittany, and I went shopping. We hit up some awesome local Chilliwack… Read More Another failure post – because I may as well marry plastic bags at this point.

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We are giving up plastic bags for good

Inspired by Sabrina’s guest post last week, I have decided to take her challenge to reject plastic. I’ve been thinking about this for a while now – that I need to stop using plastic bags. So The Man and I have made a pledge: no more plastic bags unless they are being used for sanitary purposes… Read More We are giving up plastic bags for good

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The Plastic Trick – 3 Ways to Completely Reject Plastic, Because Recycling Isn’t Enough Anymore – A Guest Blog

Hey, friends! I met Sabrina, today’s guest blogger, on Instagram after she posted a photo of her last plastic lid – ever! I got stuck on her super inspiring page and asked her to write me a post about plastic consumption, and what we can all do to minimize our plastic waste. For more inspiration about… Read More The Plastic Trick – 3 Ways to Completely Reject Plastic, Because Recycling Isn’t Enough Anymore – A Guest Blog

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The Soap Dispensary – You Need To Go Here!

So there’s this shop in Vancouver, on Main street, called The Soap Dispensary. Apparently it has existed since 2011, but only recently did I notice it, and only about a week ago did I finally go in. The concept of the store is amazing: bring in a refillable bottle, and have it filled with your… Read More The Soap Dispensary – You Need To Go Here!