Ethical Outdoor Gear for Kids from Faire Child

As soon as I heard about the new Halifax outoor gear company Faire Child I was hooked. It was not because the company designs and assembles their garments in Canada or because  the style is incredibly hip. Of course that is awesome. I was pulled in when I learnt that Tabatha Osler, the founder of…

A year of wearing 100% recycled leggings from Girlfriend Collective

It has been over a year since I saw the Instagram account for free leggings made from 100% recycled plastic and ethically made. It seemed too good to be true and like some sort of crazy scam. I mean who gives away free leggings AND has sound sustainable practices! Then, at a friend’s house for…

luvmother: sustainable merino wool kid’s clothing line

I was recently blown away by the company luvmother. Suprisingly, it was not just because of their super soft merino wool fabrics and stylish clothing that  is also great for adventuring. It was because of  all the fine details that they have thought about in terms of creating a sustainable brand. They use ethically sourced…

Cloth Diapering with Borrowed Planet Diapers (+Giveaway)

If you have been following along you will know that I have had my ups and downs with cloth diapers. I used a service for the first year with both of my kids when we were living in an apartment. When it became  too expensive for our student paycheck we tried some friend’s cloth diapers.…

Sustainable Gifts that will WOW Mom on Mother’s Day (+Giveaway)

Alright Mamas! You are important and need to be celebrated. Moms work hard every day to provide for their families and raise their children. And so… To celebrate, I have connected with sustainable brands and people to create an epic giveaway worth over $300!!! These companies are more than just a brand and actually care…