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Sustainable diet and its impact on my weight and my wallet

Ever since I started being more conscious about the impact I have on the environment, I tried keeping my diet more sustainable. The first step was to eliminate meat from my diet while keeping diary products. Unfortunately, that didn’t last long. I wasn’t feeling that great and my energy was down. I blame it on… Continue reading Sustainable diet and its impact on my weight and my wallet

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I am an introvert and I want to be more sustainable

I’m an introvert. I don’t enjoy big social events and groups of people exhaust me. Physically and emotionally. I get anxious when talking to people I don’t know, especially when I feel like I’m not in a position of authority. It’s easier for me to talk to people when I’m at work, discussing work things…… Continue reading I am an introvert and I want to be more sustainable

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Why I write about money on the Path to Less

Though the recent string of posts focusing on sustainability might suggest a very specific focus, I also wrote a lot about money on the side. From NoSpendYear to why Emergency Fund is important. I’ve mentioned my goal to save up for a downpayment for an apartment more than once. And you might be asking yourself:… Continue reading Why I write about money on the Path to Less

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20 easy actions you can take to lower your impact on the environment

Lowering your impact on the environment is a lofty goal that takes time. It takes A LOT of time. As a result, it might be hard to stay motivated. And what better way to keep yourself excited about the journey than a couple of quick wins? Below, you’ll find a bunch of easy actions you… Continue reading 20 easy actions you can take to lower your impact on the environment

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My journey from terrifying debt to positive net worth and plans for the future

Let’s talk about money for a second. It’s a topic I have touched on before because it’s a subject very close to my heart. I want to share a personal story with you because my experience with money has been fundamental in putting me on the Path to Less. I wasn’t always good with money.… Continue reading My journey from terrifying debt to positive net worth and plans for the future

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Sustainability is too expensive. How do we make it more accessible?

I should start putting money in the swear jar every time I am tempted to open a post with the words “zero waste is hard, yo!” I would save up for the downpayment for my apartment in record time. Why? Because it feels like it’s the main sentiment I want to get across every time… Continue reading Sustainability is too expensive. How do we make it more accessible?

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The Instagram culture is making is hard for me to stick to my guns

I’ve talked before about how worrying it is that we seem to be turning the environmental causes into performative art on Instagram. I’ve talked about struggling to connect with people on Instagram because of my shyness and anxiety. Yet, for as long as Instagram remains the home of the majority of people in the zero… Continue reading The Instagram culture is making is hard for me to stick to my guns

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Low Impact Movement might be the answer to all of your doubts

I have made no secret of my struggles with zero waste. I’ve talked about how difficult it is to even start in the movement. So when I found Sustainably Vegan on YouTube, it was like all my problems have been answered. Immy (which, by the way, is like the coolest name) had similar struggles with… Continue reading Low Impact Movement might be the answer to all of your doubts