Songs are a fine and, most of all, fun way to teach children about important issues. Joyful melodies combined with simple messages seem so easy to remember. A catchy tune delivers a message significantly more robust than any of us keyboard slamming eco-warriors. So forget my writing, turn up the volume, dance with the kids, and have fun while … [Read more...] about Fun children’s songs about recycling
Looking good and feeling comfortable don't always go hand in hand, unfortunately. When it comes to clothes, you'll basically see two types of people: those who want to look sharp no matter what, and those who want to feel comfortable first and foremost. Luckily more and more eco-friendly brands are combining the two. Here are a few companies who … [Read more...] about The best sustainable loungewear: feel comfy and look good
Once you've gotten used to the convenience of online shopping, you'll find yourself clicking those checkout buttons more and more often. Of course: it's fast, and it's easy. At the top of the list are one-stop-shops like Amazon. It doesn't get much more convenient than that, right? Unless you are wrecking your brain trying to find the most … [Read more...] about Buy green: eco-friendly alternatives to Amazon
If you want to green up your home, the kitchen's probably the easiest place to start. You can make so many small changes in your kitchen that significantly impact your food waste, energy bills, and ecological footprint. Here are seven simple ways to an eco-friendly kitchen. How many can you make happen? Stop washing your dishes by hand Let's start … [Read more...] about Seven simple ways to an eco-friendly kitchen
You'll find a lot of inspiration here: the best eco-friendly gift ideas for all occasions and people. This eco-friendly gift guide is filled with unique presents and gift ideas. It will make it so much easier for you to find outstanding gifts for your sustainable friends, co-workers, relatives, or loved ones. And don't forget to treat yourself now … [Read more...] about The best eco-friendly gift ideas for everybody
If this year has taught us anything, it's that anything can happen. Everything we take for granted can change in a heartbeat. Pandemics, fires, floods. We can't stop it from happening. But we can prepare ourselves. Since September is National Preparedness Month, I want to share how to prepare for power outages with GoSun. GoSun provides … [Read more...] about How to prepare for power outages: light, freeze and cook with solar energy
When the cold sets in, advertisements pop up everywhere: patio heaters, wood-burning stoves, electric furnaces. Most offers include products that cost a lot of money and, even worse, will keep you adding to your utility bills. There's no need for that at all. Let me help you pick some easy, non-expensive, and eco-friendly ways to stay warm in … [Read more...] about 16 Eco-Friendly Ways To Stay Warm In Winter
Yay! How wonderful it is to tell you about even more new partnerships with diverse and black-owned brands. Last month I introduced you to the first new partners that you can meet in this article: Meet these diverse and black owned brands! Today let's meet the latest additions to the Wasteless Planet community. Open your hearts to OUI the People, … [Read more...] about Meet more diverse and black owned brands!
It's exciting to introduce you to the new diverse and black-owned brands I found to partner with. Either owned by people of color or in cooperation with people of color. With the most beautiful sustainable products that make everyday life luxurious while going green. It has been uplifting to see so many people wanting to learn from people … [Read more...] about Meet these diverse and black owned brands!
There can't be a healthy, sustainable planet without justice and equal opportunity. We are a long way from such a world. So, we need to work harder. I need to do better. Reading about and learning from the Black Lives Matter movement made me realize that merely not being racist isn't enough. I need to make conscious choices in who I work with, who … [Read more...] about No sustainability without equality