Eco Conscious Consumers

Avoid Greenwashing, Support Sustainable Companies

A few years back (2014), I was eating with some new friends, talking about environmental impact. I said my husband and I chose to drive a Prius to lessen our impact, and my friend responded, “You know their batteries cause a lot of environmental damage. It might not be a better choice.” What? I was incredulous. How is this possible? Some website searching later, I found out that hybrid batteries, made of lead acid, can… Read More »Avoid Greenwashing, Support Sustainable Companies

Rethinking Reusable Diapers

I am going to be honest, my son, Vincent, is 18 months old and I just started using reusable diapers on him about four months ago. I am very new to the reusable diaper scene, but I wanted to share my short journey and perhaps inspire others to give reusable diapers a try. When I had my first child over four years ago, I fully intended to use reusable diapers because I knew that they… Read More »Rethinking Reusable Diapers