Most companies around the globe have taken on a new stakeholder: our planet. As such, workplace sustainability has become a focus for many businesses—both small and large. If you’re in need of an eco-friendly workplace overhaul, we’ll explore why...
How important is it to have an eco-friendly yoga mat? Whether you’re just starting out or a well-practiced yogi, a yoga mat that’s been ethically and sustainably made should be a top priority. Just think about it, many of us...
As an environmentally-minded consumer, you might be at odds with how to be fashionable at a reasonable price, while also minimizing your carbon footprint and reducing your reliance on materialism. You’re not alone. The climate crisis is evolving and global...
Plastic: it’s undoubtedly made certain aspects of our lives easier, healthier, and more convenient. Without plastic, many of our grocery items—particularly those that are quickly perishable—wouldn’t be available. We wouldn’t have comfy fleece clothes or water resistant gear. Our...
The holidays really snuck up on us this year, didn’t they? While they’ll be slightly different for 2020, the holidays are typically a time of joy, laughter, connection, eating, celebrating, and…waste.  According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Americans produce...
Anne Marie Bonneau, the Zero Waste Chef, says it perfectly: “We don’t need a handful of people doing zero waste perfectly. We need millions of people doing it imperfectly.” To help you out wherever you are on your journey,...
When it comes to healthy teeth, there are a few things that might be preventing us from smiling: namely, toxic chemical ingredients and plastic pollution.  Most toothpastes are made with ingredients derived from palm oil or animal products (like animal-based glycerin),...
With online shopping making it so easy to buy anything you want at the click of a button, it’s a good time to talk about one of the dark sides of this—the negative impacts of fast fashion.  For a few...
Why exactly do we need to clean up our act? According to the Environmental Working Group, cleaning supplies may trigger asthma, they may contain carcinogens, and they could lead to dangerous burns and poisoning. Not only are DIY eco-friendly...
The composting craze has taken the world by storm. From city councils introducing large-scale food composting programs to restaurants sending their food scraps to local farms, it appears that more and more of us are turning our food waste...

14 Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Gift Ideas

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You likely have a friend (or multiple friends!) who are on the eco-friendly train and don’t necessarily want random “things” as gifts. During gift-giving...

Making Small Changes to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

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The reason why my husband Brad and I decided to create the Tamborasi blog was so we could research and communicate ways that everyday...

How To Have A More Sustainable Coffee Habit

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Looking to make your daily coffee habit a bit more sustainable? We've got you covered! I've spent a lot of time researching this for...

8 Must-Know Tips to Recycle Correctly

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Recycling: One of the most important things we can do to reduce our carbon footprint. We all know that we should be recycling, but...

The Environmental Benefits of Reducing Dairy

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When I began writing this article, I initially thought about calling it "Environmental Benefits of Eliminating Dairy." But I know for many people (myself...