Buying chocolate bars leaves you with excess wrapping that sits in landfills or ends up in our ocean, not to mention all the excess sugar and preservatives in the bar itself! Here is my go-to chocolate bark recipe that is refined-sugar free, dairy free, gluten free AND uses ingredients that you can find in the … Continue reading Chocolate Bark Recipe
In honour of Straw Free Day on February 3rd, we are featuring Straw Hut Co., Calgary’s #1 provider of premium reusable eco-friendly straws. They offer a wide range of products that will meet your every need, from the classic stainless steel straws to soft silicone and even collapsible options. Be sure to visit them online and … Continue reading Plastic-Free Spotlight: Straw Hut Co.
Reflecting on the past year and looking forward to the new one!
This year is all about reducing your waste and being part of the change. To help you reach these goals, amazing businesses are responding to your demand for change. Popping up around our city or at your front door is nudemarket. They are leading the charge in zero-waste shopping in Calgary! Be sure to visit … Continue reading Plastic-Free Spotlight: nudemarket
Did you know that Plastic-Free YYC is operated by a group of dedicated and passionate volunteers?! This team uses their unique, personal talents and their spare time to promote plastic-free living in Calgary! We asked our team to answer some fun questions so you, our audience, can see the real faces of PFYYC… Introducing: Lea … Continue reading Plastic-Free People: Lea
Leading a plastic-free or low-waste lifestyle often means adopting a minimalist living style as you begin to focus on reusing or recreating with things you already have. Whether it’s a small budget, small space or just the desire to not buy anything new, it can be a challenge to decorate and add some cheer to … Continue reading Minimalistic Christmas Tree Craft