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!

October 17, 2017

I must disclaim here that I hate Halloween. I know, I know. Its supposed to be fun and a time to dress up as silly as you want. But I've never liked it. Not even as a k...

September 21, 2017

With everyone glued to their phones these days, it was only a matter of time before the zero waste movement caught up and created an app. Inge Echterhölter, the woman b...

June 13, 2017

Bellingham is a cute little town in the northwest corner of Washington State. With a population of 80,000 people it's small enough to know your way around and big enoug...

May 25, 2017

Food Waste

In the U.S. alone approximately 30-40% of food produced is wasted and never consumed. That averages out to wasting 20 pounds per person per month. World wide,...

April 15, 2017

Is it just me or are the months going by faster now? I've been so busy preparing to move to Portland, Oregon (more on that to come!) and putting on workshops that I am...

April 6, 2017

"Bioplastics" are a hot topic on the environmental front recently and honestly, they're quite confusing. There is no simple definition of what a bioplastic contains or...

January 9, 2017

Many people have asked me what I eat. But like really, what do you eat? You can't buy crackers, potato chips, bread, candy, meat, milk, eggs. What is left that isn't pa...

January 1, 2017

Ready to celebrate the New Year? I sure am! 2016 was a rough one on a lot of fronts - politically, health wise, and even in terms of trash production. Boy have I learne...

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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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