Aloha!

Hello everyone! Just settling in to my newest home where I will spend my time working on a small organic farm in the North Shore of Hawaii! The farm is entirely self-sufficient and sustainable… an off-the-grid, organic, 6-acre farm that sits in the foothills of the most magnificent mountain range- and the beach..? It couldn’tContinue reading “Aloha!”

Waste Less

How can you waste less during the pandemic? We are all driving less, but ordering way more on Amazon. I wanted to offer some simple switches that we can all try! Switch your amazon account to ship less plastic to you! Make your Amazon orders PLASTIC-FREE go to your account click help scroll down toContinue reading “Waste Less”

Earth Day

I know everyone’s timeline is flooded with earth day posts and celebrations of all things nature, so I just had to join in. Today marks the 50th Anniversary of the first climate strikes. The streets were full of love and hope that in the future people might care about something more than themselves. This postContinue reading “Earth Day”

All That Glitters

This post only seemed right, seeing that my birthday is coming up. Birthdays are a fact of life, but an essential ingredient in many of those party’s come in tiny shimmering form; glitter! Glitter is another form of micro-plastics. Micro-plastics are everywhere from the air we breathe to the food we eat. The plastic bitsContinue reading “All That Glitters”

Lights OUT

Hello everyone! It has been a bit since I last posted, but I really wanted to get writing again. I have been quarantined at school in complete isolation for a little over a week now, and things have been surprisingly okay. I was in Spain for spring-break and could not risk giving the virus, despiteContinue reading “Lights OUT”

Reef Safe Sunscreen

With spring break steam rolling around the corner, and college students fleeing to beaches worldwide… There is something that MUST be said about sunscreen. Many conventional sunscreen’s today cause a lot of harm, killing off and damaging our coral in the oceans. When you wear sunscreen in the ocean, it comes off and leaches intoContinue reading “Reef Safe Sunscreen”

What’s the big deal? It’s just ONE straw.

Said a possible seven billion other people on the planet. But seriously, what is the big deal with straws? The World Watch Institute claims that straw use could circle the earth two and a half times every 24 hours. Imagine flying Americans alone go through 500 million straws a day! Historically, straws were first createdContinue reading “What’s the big deal? It’s just ONE straw.”

How to be more Eco Friendly

Here’s to a New Year and a New Era of Sustainability. I am far from being perfect, but every day I learn something new about how I can be more conscious when it comes to the environment. This year I have some goals to help reduce my impact and inspire all of you to doContinue reading “How to be more Eco Friendly”

Safer Ways to do Your Laundry

When I say safer, I mean for the environment and ourselves. Hopefully by now, most of the people reading this do their laundry but for the few of you that save it for homeā€¦ take some of these ideas with you to your parents. In my last post I talked about how fast fashion andContinue reading “Safer Ways to do Your Laundry”