Author: Laura

Seedy No-Knead Bread with Spelt

Seedy No-Knead Bread with Spelt

Let me just say this from the start: I love this seedy no-knead bread with spelt! I made it the last three weeks in a row and just can’t seem to get enough of it. There are just so many awesome things about it. The […]

10 Single-use items that can be replaced with cloth

10 Single-use items that can be replaced with cloth

As you may know if you’ve read my 2018 Sustainability Goals, I have chosen to put the sustainability of my lifestyle at the forefront of my personal agenda this year. I have actually even dedicated a section on the blog just to Sustainability, so if […]

Bentonite Clay Hair Mask (No-Poo Scalp Detox)

Bentonite Clay Hair Mask (No-Poo Scalp Detox)

You’ve probably heard of bentonite clay or seen it in a DIY project. It has become quite popular recently and for good reason. Bentonite clay has amazing detoxifying properties and can be used in many different ways. Today, I’d like to share on of my […]

Pickling Basics – Vinegar Pickling for Beginners

Pickling Basics – Vinegar Pickling for Beginners

I’ll be honest with you, I never much enjoyed pickled foods and almost never had any at home. That is until I started experimenting with vinegar pickling my own food. Once I understood the basics I realized how much freedom vinegar pickling my own foods […]

2018 Sustainability Goals

2018 Sustainability Goals

2018 Sustainability Goals – Why am I doing it? My last year has been somewhat crazy with me moving location 2 times, but this year I am going to stay put in one place and sustainability is at the forefront of my personal agenda (as […]

Beeswax Wraps – Ditch the Plastic Film!

Beeswax Wraps – Ditch the Plastic Film!

  Ah, beeswax wraps. What can i say about them other than the fact that I love them? Ever since I made my first beeswax wrap, I have been making more and more of them and using them for everything. Anything I used to use […]

Calendula Salve – A Natural First Aid Champion

Calendula Salve – A Natural First Aid Champion

Most of us have memories from when we were a kid and we hurt ourselves and our mom or dad produced that magic salve or ointment that made everything better. I sure do. Sadly, now that I am older, I know how much unnecessary junk […]

Ginger Bug – How to Start, Maintain & Use One

Ginger Bug – How to Start, Maintain & Use One

My ginger bug is probably my favorite ferment. Those of you who ever met me in person, may have already heard me raging about how awesome it is for 3o+ min (sorry guys and thanks for your patience :P). A ginger bug is a great […]

Saying No to Fast Fashion – Alternatives for a Sustainable Wardrobe

Saying No to Fast Fashion – Alternatives for a Sustainable Wardrobe

I always cared about the environment, but as embarrassing as it may be to admit, for the longest time I had no idea what an impact my choice of clothing was having.¬†Fast fashion, although I have always been aware of it, is a concept that […]

Coffee Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub

Coffee Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub

This coffee vanilla brown sugar scrub was the first skincare product I ever made myself. Sharing this recipe with you know feels like an homage to how far I have come in my journey of making homemade skincare. It was when I made this scrub […]


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