A lot of us love to shop, but sometimes it’s hard to keep in mind which companies are sustainable or have environmentally friendly products. So, we did a bit of research and found that IKEA has a number of sustainable practices that we liked. From energy saving tips, to sustainable appliances, IKEA deserves the Spotlight this week.
Most of the information that we will be providing you with is available at: IKEA Sustainable Living.
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The long weekend is upon us and you know what that means – BBQ time! If you’re looking for the perfect grillable veggie burger for the cottage, a backyard get-together with friends, or any night of the week, look no further! The Ladies of Sustainability have found it for you! This burger is flavourful, nutritious, and totally satisfying to meat eaters, veggies, and vegans alike. My favourite part of this recipe is that the ingredient list consists of items I always have. The recipe is adapted from Minimalist Baker’s Grillable Veggie Burger with a few changes of my own.
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With the long weekend fast approaching, and a summer full of camping opportunities (especially with free entry to national parks) coming up, we thought we would make a post about how you can camp with as little impact as possible! Most of these tips are pretty general but are more specific to different types of camping, so just keep that in mind! The goal overall though is to get you thinking about how you can make your camping trip as sustainable and low-impact as possible!
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The long weekend is coming up and I’m sure many people are packing to get away from the city or even just for a small vacation. Packing trash-free when on the go can be a bit of a challenge, especially when you have no idea where the road will take you. So I piled up a few tips and tricks to give you a head start on your trip!
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Over the weekend, the Ladies of Sustainability tested out three different vegan recipes for baking and decided to put them all into one place for your #meatlessmonday use! Enjoy!
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One place that we often see a lot of unnecessary waste is when we are grocery shopping! This has been a topic for a long time and there are many easy steps you can take to reduce your waste at the grocery store, from how you buy to what you buy.
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Shelby, Maddy, and Gabby here! We are the sustainability office’s summer students for the summer of 2017. We come from a variety of academic backgrounds but are all super passionate about the environment and sustainability.
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