Category: Zero Waste

Instant Pot Cooking Guide for Beans—Plus A Handy Cooking Time Table

Now that our introduction to the pressure cooker has really sparked your interest in the Instant Pot, we want to go a little bit further and break out the beans. We’ve been sharing more recipes and videos using this handy, silver and black, budget-saving appliance and we hope that this Instant Pot Cooking Guide for…

Plastic Kills 100 Million Marine Mammals Every Year—Here’s What We Can Do to Help

The issue of single-use plastics has been top of mind lately with many corporations and cities, like my hometown of Oakland, California, taking a first step by regulating plastic straws. This is important for many reasons. According to the World Economic Forum: “A full 32 percent of the 78 million tons of plastic packaging produced…

Instant Pot Refried Beans

How many times have you watched someone on YouTube buy their groceries from the bulk section and make a ton of recipes from scratch? They display the immaculate interior of their fridge filled with freshly made foods all organized in wide-mouthed mason jars looking like a magazine cover. Sigh. I’ve always viewed these videos with…