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!

March 2, 2017

This recipe has been a long time coming! I’ve tried many different mascara recipes all to no avail (and some burning eyes and smudgy marks!). Mascara is especially hard...

February 22, 2017

Setting Powder

Ingredients:

Cocoa Powder 

Corn Starch

Start with mostly corn starch and add in pinches of cocoa powder at a time. For my complexion, I need very little coco...

January 16, 2017

When I got my first cold during my zerowaste journey, my whole system fell apart. Colds are hard to handle as is and when you can’t use any one-use items?  Everywhere I...

January 16, 2017

There's nothing like a winter cold. Coughing. Sneezing. Sore throat. Sleepless nights. It probably sounds all too familiar to many of you. Currently, I am on the couch...

January 8, 2017

Cute, colored lip balms are always a fun thing to have around! And with these dry, cold winter months, my lips are chapped constantly.

Rosy Lip Balm colored with mica po...

December 23, 2016

It happens to me every year – someone on my Christmas list that I completely forgot about and need to get a gift ready ASAP. Given that Christmas is two days away, I th...

November 27, 2016

Let's start off by confronting all of your fears that DIY recipes made at home just don't work - FALSE. They do. I think I've made my point with the toothpaste, deodora...

November 14, 2016

Make-up can be a pesky item to try and get off your face. All too often I am left feeling like I ripped off a layer of skin trying to remove my mascara and have blotchy...

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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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