What its like to go Plant-Based

Almost two months ago I decided to go plant-based. I wrote about this decision in another post. It has probably been the best and toughest decision of my life. Right now it is probably one of the easiest times to go plant-based as veganism becomes more mainstream and more consumers are turning to plants. But…

The Low Waste movement

The term sustainability has been thrown around for years. The first time I heard of it was in 2006 when my grade 8 teacher took us to watch An Inconvenient Truth. The silence in the theatre was deafening as almost fifty 14 year olds sat in terror and panic as we saw the large scale…

Fashionably Sustainable

So this month’s exploration of Sustainable and Thrifty fashions has been an eye-opener for all of us as we continue to change and grow. Learning about what affect my fast and cheap fashion has on the environment and on workers leaves me feeling ashamed. I knew how bad it was but I stayed in my…

Consignment Journey ft. Lisa

Alas, we had a chance to go on a long awaited trip to Okotoks, a town rich with boutique culture and a popular consignment store, called Rhoda’s Elegance Again. The variety was great, the organization of the store was easy to navigate and, as you’ve probably guessed by my positive reviews thus far, each of…

Consignment Journey ft. Andy

For years I have vowed to myself that I would start living by my values one in which includes a more sustainable, environmentally friendly one. This year I began slowly. First by using less electricity, then by going plant based but I really want to get thrifty! Consignment stores and thrift store shopping is something…

Sustainable Fashion

  Now that we have a little background information about Fast Fashion, we will dive in to ways that I personally have changed my shopping, so that I can help as much as possible in the decline of fast fashion and to help do my part in saving our planet.  I have put together a…

#FashionRevolution

Buy less, choose well, make it last ~Vivienne Westwood~ Have you ever wondered about a way you can help our planet when shopping for all your must have wardrobe pieces? Before we move on to learning how to shopping consciously, let’s look at a breakdown of how a fashion revolution is happening before our very…