I Spy With My Little Eye…

Have you ever gone for a walk along a shoreline and taken a close look to see what you can find? One morning, we joined a class from Lord Selkirk Elementary School for a scheduled beach walk and shoreline clean...
Plastic free living

What is Plastic Free Social Isolation?

Plastic Free Social Isolation (PFSI) is a term I came up with to describe the initial experience of going plastic free or reducing plastic consumption. Going plastic free is not only a personal challenge, but c...

Living with Modern and Hidden Plastics

When I started my plastic free challenge earlier this year, a common question I received was, “What about cell phones, hair dryers and earbuds?” Eliminating single use plastics is tricky enough without having t...

How To: Plastic Free Personal Hygiene

Look in your shower rack or in the cupboard beneath your bathroom sink and it’s not hard to miss. It would seem like plastic packaging and personal hygiene go hand in hand. Look even deeper and you might find t...
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Three Kits for Plastic Free Living

To start off my year of plastic free living, I created three plastic free preparedness kits to get me started off on the right foot. These kits made up of alternatives to single use plastics are easy to create ...