ZippNada Zero Waste Blog

Tips To A Sustainable Halloween Costume

Tips To A Sustainable Halloween Costume
Six tips on how to put together a great Halloween costume WITHOUT contributing the negative impacts of fast fashion!

How to Live With Others Who Are NOT Zero-Waste

How to Live With Others Who Are NOT Zero-Waste
 I have lived  by myself, with partners, and with roommates-  living with others is not new for me- and I have plenty of experience living with others who do not share the same values and lifestyle as I do living zero-waste. Here are my lessons and tips I have collected through the years. 

Top 5 Must Reads on Zero-Waste

Top 5 Must Reads on Zero-Waste
Top 5 must read books on zero-waste

What is zero-waste?

What is zero-waste?
 There is both a simple short answer and a more complex longer one. In short: zero waste is a set of principles aiming to redesign products life cy...

Terminology in the Zero-Waste Community

Terminology in the Zero-Waste Community
What does "sustainability", "organic", "green", "eco-friendly", zero-waste", "low-impact" and "conscious" mean?

Homemade Toothpaste + How to Dispose of Bamboo Toothbrushes

Homemade Toothpaste + How to Dispose of Bamboo Toothbrushes
My personal homemade toothpaste recipe and how to properly dispose of bamboo toothbrushes when they are past there prime

Ojala mindful eating: A Review

Ojala mindful eating: A Review
The scent of cooked veggies wafted through the air creating a mouth-watering aroma, Karla warmly greeted me directing me to take a seat as she adde...

Fast -Food While Practicing Zero-Waste

Fast -Food While Practicing Zero-Waste
Six tips on how to approach fast-food while being zero-waste

Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July
Packed full of information, helpful tips, and resources to get you started, plus my goals for this Plastic Free July!

Living without Paper Towels

Living without Paper Towels
Facts about the paper towel industry and how you can have a paper towel- free home!

The 30 Days of Garbage Challenge

The 30 Days of Garbage Challenge
Explaining and reviewing the 30 Days of Garbage Challenge, what I did and my thoughts on the process

Havasu Boomerang Bags

Havasu Boomerang Bags
Describing what Havasu Boomerang Bags are, what they do, and how you can get involved!