Many of us have a nostalgic attachment to the loud and beautiful spectacles that are fireworks. While they can be beautiful and exhilarating, there is no denying it: they cause extensive environmental damage. Fireworks cause air pollution and release metal particles, harmful toxins and chemicals, and smoke into the air. Unfortunately, the composition of the […]

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August 27, 2021

5 Fireworks Alternatives this Labour Day Weekend 

A huge part of the floral and wedding industry is the use of floral foam. For all our non-florist readers, floral foam is dense, lightweight, and porous material that can be cut into any shape. It is a commonly used material for many types of floral arranging, and is used in abundance at many weddings […]

Green Wedding Journal

August 6, 2021

Agra Wool’s Natural Floral Foam – Is it the New Floral Foam?

The sad reality is that nail polish is bad for the environment. It can be harsh to hear, as getting one’s nails done is a part of many people’s self-care. In fact, I am typing this article up with guilty, perfectly polished nails, so you are in a safe and judgement free space!  Nail polish […]

Zero-Waste Journal

August 1, 2021

Tips for Rocking Eco-Conscious Nails

Last weekend my husband, Will, and I decided to do an eco conscious and bad as** engagement shoot to showcase some fun ideas for those newly engaged. I rocked a fitted hot pink suit rented from FitzRoy Rentals in Toronto and we enjoyed walking in front of our favourite Italian restaurant Piano Piano.  Keep reading […]

Green Wedding Journal

July 25, 2021

4 Ways to Make Your Engagement Shoot Fun & Ethical : Thinking Outside The Box