A guide to reducing, refusing, reusing, repairing, and repurposing for just about anyone! Start exploring to see the easy and fun ways you can convert your lifestyle to zero waste and low carbon!

September 8, 2019

Ready for some real honesty? I pick up hair ties off the ground. Yep...

Officially grossed out? You're not the only one who has secretly (or not so secretly) been disgus...

August 21, 2019

I'll be the first to admit it: sometimes you just don't have the energy to actually read something. I think that's why podcasts were invented! For those of you tha...

April 8, 2019

There are so many different types of lotions and moisturizers out there! This new one I've been trying out is not your standard liquid squeeze-bottle type lotion though...

April 3, 2019

If you haven't already heard, Portland is expecting quite a few zero waste groceries stores to pop up in the coming years. And if you're wondering what a zero waste gro...

March 17, 2019

February is over so I gathered up my trash and took a look at what I made this month. It's quite the mixed bag! It totaled 5.5 ounces of trash and contains a mix of ite...

March 12, 2019

Your zero waste hair care routine is something that can take time to figure out. If you've been following me long enough, you've realized that I've tried a variety of p...

February 22, 2019

It feels like I have been doing these waste audits for years now, and in fact, this will be my fifth year of auditing my trash every month! In some ways, it has become...

February 16, 2019

Did you know that every year in the U.S. we throw out enough plastic wrap to cover the entire state of Texas? Yuck. The silly thing is, plastic wrap is totally avoidabl...

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About Me

I'm Jenica - the person behind Zero Waste Wisdom! I've been living a zero waste lifestyle for many years now and want to share all that I have learned! 

 

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