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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

Elimination Communication – By Jane Rovers – Zero Waste Nova Scotia

Jane Rovers is a mother of three, an artist and adventurer from Nova Scotia, Canada where she is striving to live with less, while experiencing more. Jane shares her family’s adventures in zero-waste living on her Instagram account @zerowastenovascotia where you can see her great local market hauls, ways to reduce food waste, yummy recipes, ideas for kids lunches and how traveling lightly to name a few. Check out Jane’s Instagram account to follow her… Read More »Elimination Communication – By Jane Rovers – Zero Waste Nova Scotia

Navigating the Green Rabbit Hole

I haven’t really been on this “eco journey” very long, and yet it feels like forever. Most people don’t have a formal start date, it just begins with an interest in leaving the world a better place than you found it. For some it grows into certain habits, for others it truly becomes a lifestyle. For myself, well, it lead me to the Earth Mamas. We have officially been working together for 8 months. It… Read More »Navigating the Green Rabbit Hole

Eco-friendly Lunch Ideas For Your Little Ones

Summer holidays will soon be over for my family. There are many things I enjoy about summer holidays, one thing I certainly have enjoyed is the break I get from packing lunches. I am sure I am not alone and that there are many other parents out there who also dread packing their children’s lunches on a daily basis. Packing lunches for myself and husband is no problem, however, packing lunches for my picky four… Read More »Eco-friendly Lunch Ideas For Your Little Ones

The lessons I learned about hosting an eco-friendly birthday party

Guest Writer Imelda Achieng is an eco influencer, mom to adorable Zoe and new found friend to the Earth Mamas. She is a blogger as well, and has an amazing Instagram feed. Check her out @theecomum and https://meltheecomum.co.uk! I felt so nostalgic as I was planning Zoe’s first birthday party. Right about the same time last year, I was almost due to give birth and I had just declared that I was going to be… Read More »The lessons I learned about hosting an eco-friendly birthday party