Sustainable Spotlight: IKEA

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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Meatless Monday: Veggie Burgers

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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How To: Camp Sustainably

Hey everyone!

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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How To: Pack for a Trash-Free Road-trip

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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