Cultivating More Eco-Friendly Habits in 2019

We're two months into 2019, but it's not too late to have goals for what you want to achieve for this year. In a previous post, I shared some of the eco-friendly habits I adopted in 2018, but I know there's room to grow, and here are some I'd like to cultivate! #ecoliving #lowimpactliving #zerowaste #composting #supportlocal

Eco-Friendly Habits I’ve Developed in 2018

Looking back on 2018, I made a commitment to myself to be more conscious of my everyday lifestyle and habits to work toward reducing my footprint. These are some habits I developed in the past year!

A Consumer’s Struggle: Contact Lenses and Solutions

As a contact lens wearer for over a decade, I'm looking for solutions to reduce my environmental footprint. Contact lenses are made of flexible plastics, and when improperly disposed, can end up breaking down into microplastics and ending up in our oceans! And what about the contact lens solutions? Read on to learn more.

Where Do Our Blue Bin Recyclables Go in NYC?

Where Do Our Blue Bin Recyclables Go in NYC? I visited the @SimsMuni #recycling facility to find out! #environment #sustainability

Why We Should Use Reusable Water Bottles

Americans use 50 billion disposable plastic bottles per year. That's a lot of plastic. I propose ONE swap: reusable water bottles! Read more about the benefits 🙂

The Argument Against the Plastic Straw Ban

I'm all for the movement to eliminate single-use plastics in the world, but we need to consider all populations and listen to all voices, including those from the disabled community, when making these decisions.

How You Can #BeatPlasticPollution

#WorldEnvironmentDay is a day for awareness for the protection of our environment and a day for ACTION. What steps are you taking to #BeatPlasticPollution?

Give a Sip: Banning Single-Use Straws in NYC

Why banning single-use plastic is a game-changer for NYC #giveasip #sayNOtoplastic

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, & REPURPOSE!

Happy Friday, everyone! It's crazy how quickly time is going by, and that we're already nearing the end of May, and Memorial Day is right around the corner! NYC is finally feeling that summer heat, and I just came back from the high 80-degree weather in Miami and it feels like I never left the coast! … Continue reading Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, & REPURPOSE!