I’m a woman and I want to talk about periods

A little over a year ago, I made a momentous lifestyle change and decided to buy a Mooncup. I was deep into the environmental movement, and the next natural step looked like it had to be an intersection of feminism and environmentalism. And the change has been huge, both in a physical and sustainable sense….

Why I Am Giving Up My No-poo

It has been two years and four months since I decided to make the big leap into no-poo territory. And what an experience! After going on a Google frenzy research all kinds of different recipes and methods, I came to my own recipe which can be found here. This was a basic no-poo 101 recipe:…

No-poo Diary: 22 Months

If you read my original post, you’ll know that my break into the world of no-pooing wasn’t all easy-riding. But, I stuck with it! Now I am two months away from having a two-year streak of non-toxin filled and naturally clean hair. YAY. I can’t say things got easier for me. A couple of months…

Avocado Face Scrub Results

I have been using the avocado face scrubs for approximately a year now and it feels incredible! While initially I was mixing a lot of avocado with honey, lemon and AVC I am, in fact, a tight-wad at heart and thus couldn’t bear to spare with my honey and lemon…and a whole avocado! Now my…

Our Basic Livelihood Is Under Threat From Climate Change

In class one day, my┬áProfessor drilled it into us that “Power is the ability to eat”. Power is also access to water, yet underground and hydraulic fracking and the rapidly melting Arctic ice caps are threatening that very same water we need to survive. The great irony of it all is that our ‘need’ to…