valentine’s day

15 Low Waste Date Ideas

Romance shouldn’t need to involve the gifting of material items it should be about time spent together. Instead of expensive or wasteful gifts, plan a fun date and spend time with the one you love! Here are a few low waste ideas for the perfect night together. 1.Live Music Most of my favourite nights with my husband have centered around a concert. Not even the big fancy stadium ones but small intimate bands in a… Read More »15 Low Waste Date Ideas

14 Green Valentine’s Day Gifts

Something about Valentine’s Day makes people feel the need to shower loved ones in gifts. While this isn’t the most sustainable way to celebrate, it is possible to give gifts that aren’t wasteful. According to Waste360, Americans alone purchase 36 million heart-shaped boxes, 180 million greeting cards, 198 million roses and consume 881,000 bottles of sparkling wine and 58 million pounds of chocolate per year. These numbers are staggering when you consider it’s one hallmark… Read More »14 Green Valentine’s Day Gifts