The Best Indoor Plants to Liven Up Your Space

For those who don’t know, I am a crazy plant lover who has 18 plants in her small 850 square foot home! Living plants may be a pretty sight, but they are great for the atmosphere too! Having plants in your home increases the oxygen levels, decreases bad odors, and helps improve your mood. I…

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The Best Plant-Based Household Cleaners

Puracy + Made from plants & natural minerals  + Developed by a team of Ph.D. chemists + Safe for children & pets + Sulfate-free + Natural fragrances + Renewable ingredients + Free of harsh chemicals + Never tested on animals + Made in the USA It is hard to find products that are good for us…

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12 Realistic Ways To Be More Eco-Friendly

Buy Eco-Friendly Products: Many stores now sell eco-friendly cleaning supplies, makeup, and other household essentials. Flip the product over and read what you’re buying. Remember, if you cannot pronounce the word, it’s probably not safe. You want to stay away from phthalates, parabens, BPS/BPA, lead, PVC, oxybenzone (found in sunscreen), 1.4 dioxane and diazolidinyl.  Puracy &…

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What’s Your Carbon Footprint?

The Global Footprint Network is working towards changing how the world manages its resources and responds to climate change. My first week in Environmental Science class, I was asked to take a quiz based on my lifestyle choices. “The Ecological Footprint is the only metric that measures how much nature we have and how much…

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Research on the Impacts of Global Warming

Recently, I did a research paper on global warming and while I understand this tends to be a very sensitive topic, it is something we need to pay more attention to. Environmental science is a holistic and multifaceted field, and many arguments have been made on whether climate change is, in fact, a concern for…

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