How I handle Christmas as an environmentalist

Christmas is a hard time of year to be an environmentalist. It’s a time of needless consumerism, waste and other not so environmentally-friendly behaviours. But it doesn’t have to be that way! An eco-friendly Christmas is easier than you think with the simple mindset shifts we’ll go through today.  Just before we jump in, I […]

7 sustainable and eco-friendly New Year’s resolutions for a greener year

New Year’s resolutions have a notoriously low completion rate. That’s because they’re rarely tied to our values or a big picture issue. But not this year, eco friend! Instead, you’re going to enter the new year with some sustainable and eco-friendly New Year’s resolutions for a greener year. Read on for 7 eco-friendly New Year’s […]

The scary environmental impact of Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Amongst all of the sales, bargains and discounts, it’s easy to forget about the environmental impact of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. This celebration of consumerism is one of the most wasteful and polluting periods on the calendar. While an item might appear to be cheap, the true cost of manufacturing, packaging and shipping on […]

My 3 favourite tools for creating sustainable living social media content

I truly do believe that sustainable living has the power to match some of the biggest online content niches. Move over travel and fitness, sustainable living is here! I’ve spoken extensively on how important it is to document our sustainable lifestyles and eco-friendly swaps on social media because this is where grassroots culture change comes […]

5 sustainability niches to help you create eco-friendly content

Green living, zero waste and eco-friendly lifestyles are some of the fastest-growing sustainability niches online. Move over travel pictures and fitness reels, there’s a whole audience of people wanting to know how to live more sustainably. Creating eco-friendly content for social media and websites is a great way to educate and inspire others into taking […]

My 3-step process for finding a sustainable business idea

Sustainable business ideas are a dime a dozen. It can be easy to think of an eco-friendly product that doesn’t exist or a sustainable service that would be a green game changer. The tricky part is figuring whether or not your idea is viable. Starting and scaling a business isn’t just about having a good […]

17 things I no longer buy for my zero waste kitchen

A zero waste kitchen can be easier to achieve than you might think. Especially consider kitchen and food waste are usually one of the biggest contributors to household waste. Listen on to find out which 17 things I no longer buy for my zero waste kitchen.  Before we get started, I want you to sign […]

What is the tragedy of the commons in environmentalism?

The tragedy of the commons is a theory thrown around in discussion about environmentalism, resources and equality. But what’s it all about? And why the spooky-sounding name? Listen on to find out what the tragedy of the commons is, examples from the environment and solutions.  Just a warning that this episode may get you feeling […]

Is compostable packaging actually sustainable?

Compostable packaging is rising in popularity as more customers are demanding plastic-free options. Conscious consumers are aware that less than 9% of plastic has ever been recycled. Meanwhile, plastic waste is infiltrating every corner of our planet, ecosystems and food chain with disastrous consequences.  But is compostable packaging really an improvement on plastic? Or is […]

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