What’s a girl to eat?

Since starting my zero-waste lifestyle, I have adopted a mostly vegetarian lifestyle (I still eat fish occasionally) because of the environmental impact of industrial livestock production. Cutting meat from my diet has been surprisingly easy, but reducing (or eliminating) meat consumption is not the only way to improve your environmental impact through the foods you…

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Going Vegetarian

As I’ve considered a more sustainable lifestyle, I’ve been mentally preparing myself for the fact that I would probably come to the conclusion that I need to become a vegetarian. I’ve been a vegetarian before, once in high school when I went full vegan for an article for the school paper and for a few…

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Living in a Food Desert

Access to nutritious food is one of the most essential needs for living well and living sustainably. I essentially live in a food desert, defined by the USDA as a low-income area where residents have low access to a grocery store or supermarket. I don’t technically live in a food desert because my closest grocery…

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