Living sustainably is all about making small changes and continuing to learn and improve. From cooking at home, to travelling responsibly, to reducing waste and consumption, to shopping ethically and consciously, we can all incorporate some sustainable goals into our New Year’s resolutions that are good for people and the planet.
We hope these ideas and related links will inspire you to live more healthfully, naturally and sustainably in the coming year.
☐ Shop with reusable bags (How to Actually Use Your Reusable Grocery Bags)
☐ Bring your own cup and water bottle (How To Successfully Implement a Bring Your Own Mug (BYOM) Habit)
☐ Buy ethically made clothing (Ethical Fashion: Why It Matters)
☐ Shop locally (Shop Like A Canadian!)
☐ Reduce consumption (10 Ways to Reduce Your Consumption)
☐ Reduce Trash (37 Ways to Reduce Trash in Your Home)
☐ Grow a garden (Top 10 Reasons To Grow Your Own Garden)
☐ Reduce meat and animal products in your diet (10 Ways to Reduce Your Meat Consumption)
☐ Cook at home (What’s So Great About Cooking?)
☐ Spend more time outside (Health Benefits of Being Outside)
☐ Travel sustainably (40 Green Travel Tips (The Ultimate Guide to Sustainable Travel)
☐ Use non-toxic cleaning products (DIY Natural Home Cleaners)
☐ Find green beauty alternatives, and buy only cruelty-free beauty products (Homemade DIY Natural Beauty Recipes)
☐ Volunteer somewhere new (Volunteering and its Surprising Benefits)
Wishing you all a happy and healthy New Year!