By virtue of being a graduate student, I've met and befriended some of the most interesting, talented, and unique people I've ever known, many of whom are a part of the dual-degree program I'm in, which combines the study of business and sustainability. Through them I've been learning so much about different approaches to sustainability, and… Continue reading Slow Food
While most of my posts are largely focused on reducing waste, in today's post I want to focus on the "low cash" part of my mission. As a student, I have very limited disposable income (well, technically, I have a negative amount of disposable income), so being thrifty is my constant aim. One of the… Continue reading Eat in. It’s cheap.
So, I've completed my move, started to settle into my new apartment, begun getting a lay of the land in this city, and have taken my first steps towards living zero waste. Successes all round! But, I find that as soon as I set foot outside of the controlled environment of my home, things start… Continue reading Don’t Leave the House
This weekend I bought my first round of zero-waste groceries! Well, it wasn't entirely waste-free... but it was a big step in the right direction. I definitely bounced around town a fair bit to get my hands on all the items I needed, but it was a good opportunity to explore the great options I have… Continue reading Wasteless Shopping