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Finding your favorite nighttime ritual

We all deserve better sleep. Improve your nighttime habits, improve your life. From diet weed (CBD) to evening yoga (and a little less screen time) we can all try to catch more zzz’s.

March 11, 2021 | by Kaitlyn Chock

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Low waste cook space with Good Intent

Our friends Alex and Lindsay, the partners behind low waste product shop Good Intent, are sharing a look into their culinary havens with our latest edition of The Heirloom Kitchen. We’re so excited to talk shop and hear what these sustainability experts are cooking up.

March 4, 2021 | by Hawnuh Lee

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Let’s get fizzy with it: a beginner’s guide to lacto-fermentation

Lacto-fermentation is my favorite way to use up produce. So, if you, too, are looking for ways to reduce waste and feel like the pinnacle of health, please read on.

February 26, 2021 | by Kaitlyn Chock

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Let’s talk homemade fertilizer

What makes for a good homemade fertilizer? Let’s find out which of your kitchen scraps will actually keep your plants healthy.

February 7, 2021 | by Kaitlyn Chock

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Grocery store alternatives

Strengthening small businesses and local food economies will make for a more equitable and resilient national food system.

January 29, 2021 | by Maia Welbel

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A lil’ primer on sustainable skin care

Skinimalism can have a big impact on the planet, less products means less trash, and on you–your mental health, physical health and financial health. You can love yourself and your skincare or makeup routine and benefit from embracing your natural skin texture.

January 20, 2021 | by Kaitlyn Chock

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Small kitchen apothecary with Martissa Williams

One of our favorite yogis, Martissa Williams is the founder of Nekkid, a radical intersectional lifestyle brand bringing holistic healing and plant magic into our everyday lives. We’re peeking in to see more of her kitchen rituals.

January 9, 2021 | by Hawnuh Lee

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Furoshiki – Zero Waste Fabric Wrapping

Furoshiki, Japanese fabric wrapping, is the package-free solution to gift giving. It’s simple, elegant, and completely zero waste. Plus the giftee gets the bonus of keeping a beautiful furoshiki cloth!

December 14, 2020 | by Maia Welbel

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Sustainable home swaps – upcycling decor made easy

Whether you’re styling a new apartment, sprucing up your WFH space, or just vision boarding for the future, I think you’ll love what these scrappy design enthusiasts have to say.

November 29, 2020 | by Maia Welbel

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Closed Loop Cooking’s plant-based, low waste, ethical holiday gift guide

Your top picks for responsible gift giving. We’ve found the heirloom pieces that will reduce waste in your kitchen, help you find a moment of ritual, and bring a smile to your face.

November 17, 2020 | by Hawnuh Lee


Small but mighty gifts

For all of those in your life who are in need of a little tender loving care, we’ve pulled together a few price-friendly options.

November 17, 2020 | by Hawnuh Lee


Gifts to get cozy with

Snuggle-worthy moments for those who love a night in. And if you can’t be there to hug your loved ones this year, you can still keep them snug with one of these comfy picks.

November 17, 2020 | by Hawnuh Lee