December 22, 2014

Win a Lunette Menstrual Cup!

THIS RAFFLE HAS ENDED AND WINNERS HAVE BEEN EMAILED.
So obviously no one really likes getting their period. Let's face it, except for when you jump for joy when you get it because you realize you aren't pregnant when you don't want to be, they suck.

I especially don't like them because I turn into the absolute worst person in the world when I get mine and on top of that they are SO insanely wasteful...or were, I should say. I used to go through a box of Organic cotton tampons per month. Organic tamps and pads are still better than non-organic ones, don’t get me wrong, I don’t want pesticides in my hoo-ha, but I now know there is a better, less wasteful option: a menstrual cup.

A menstrual cup is a medical-grade silicone cup that you insert into your vajay-jay, where it collects blood throughout the day. You only have to empty it once or twice per day into the toilet, rinse it with some castile soap, and re-insert. I cleaned it and inserted it right before work, once when I got home, and then again before bed. There was even a night when I kept it in all day until bed time and it was absolutely fine, no leakage whatsoever! Oh, and another great part? Unlike tampons, you don't have to remove it every time you go to the bathroom, it just stays put!! To remove you just tug on the little silicone “string” at the end and it comes right out. It is AMAZING and I am so happy I made the switch.

Now, you have the chance to win one in the color & size of your choice from Lunette (the brand I use) and try it for yourself!

Lunette

Good luck! 
a Rafflecopter giveaway

168 comments:

  1. This is absolutely fantastic, about going zero waste but also about taking decisions about our body and some classical taboos like menstruation. Great!

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  2. In 2015 I will continue my waste free journey without freezer (withoutfreezer.blogspot.fi) and reducing a LOT the amount of plastic bags and wasteful food packaging.

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  3. I'm really glad for the opportunity to win !

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  4. Awesome! I'm excited to start bulk grocery shopping with my new Organic bags and to continue composting :)

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  5. I will continue to improve. Presently I am buying more bulk food and I refuse plastic bags everywhere I go.

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  6. So inspiring! I will start my 2015 with less plastic in my life. #liveitreal

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  7. I've already been using a menstrual cup for years, and it's the best! Never going back to the old stuff. My plan for 2015 is to convinced my sister to start using one too, to invest in glass jars and fabric bags to be able to buy in bulk. I also started composting two weeks ago and convinced my roomates to do the same :).

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  8. My new years resolution is to go 100% waste free. One way I plan to do this is to make my own lunch bags and sandwich wraps out of fabric from past sewing projects!

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  9. My resolution for a waste-free 2015 is to banish all ziploc bags from my life! I have a ziploc problem - I use them for everything. I have already eliminated plastic grocery bags, but ziplocs are still a problem. I want to start using reusable sandwich and snack bags, as well as, stainless steel containers to store food.

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  10. I love using a menstrural cup. I have now been using them for 6 years and I much prefer it to my old way of stocking up on pads and tampons like the end of days was coming!

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  11. Plan to go as paperless as possible with my school work and eliminate waste from my daily lunches by making food and drinks at home and packing in reusable containers.

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  12. Thanks so much for the giveaway! I love using my lunette cup!

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  13. I have been interested in trying one of these out, this is a great opportunity! I recently bought completely in bulk for the first time and used a jar at a salad bar while i was traveling and i loved it. hurray for no waste!

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  14. I am paring my shopping trips down to one a month in 2015 (instead of weekly) and plan to use reusable bags when I do go!

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  15. Je suis une maman française en route vers le zéro déchet. I'm a french Mother on the road "zero waste" and I need a Cup! :)

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  16. I am going to start composting this year! I am really excited about having it for my garden in the spring.

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  17. I have been using a Diva Cup for years and I don't miss tampons at all! I am very interested to try out the Lunette Cup!

    I am working to reduce plastic in my life and have been inspired by this blog, No Impact Man, TreeHugger and more. Next replacement on my list: metal safety razor!

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  18. I am working to reduce my use of plastic in 2015 by using mason jars for grocery shopping and to store leftovers. Thanks for the idea!

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  19. I will be buying cotton produce bags, no more plastic for me!

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  20. I will use more glass storage containers instead of plastic. I will also stop using plastic wrap and plastic bags.

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  21. I've been wanting to switch to a menstrual cup but havent made the purchase yet, winning one would be so great!

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  22. I have been wanting to give a cup a try. So many brands and sizes to pick from!

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  23. I'm going to start cooking dry beans instead of buying them in the can (used to do this, but then life got in the way)

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  24. I'm going to switch my makeup products out for more natural products that are in recyclable containers, as well as buy from second-hand stores more often!

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  25. I have just started my journey to zero waste! In 2015, I will continue to use reusable items (canvas bags, mason jars, etc.) and consider what plastic is used for the products I purchase (and continue to go to the farmer's market for groceries and use bamboo toothbrushes -- both plastic-free). Additionally, I really want to try making my own beauty products and composting.

    This holiday season, I've considered all the items I can just for gift-wrapping instead, including old Anthro catalogs, newspaper, and fresh lavender.

    Thanks TIFT and Lunette Cup for this giveaway!

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  26. In 2015 I will keep going on the zero waste track, I already started making my toothpaste and deodorant. I'll go with my own metalic water bottle to work and to college, and start using my new Lunette cup :P

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  27. Thank you for sharing this!

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  28. I would love to try a Lunette cup!!!
    I want to start my journey to zero waste buying reusable diapers for my baby!!

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  29. The way I'm planning to go waste free is to make some cloth bags for getting bulk and produce. I also want to switch to Castile soap, and maybe homemade toothpaste. I love the asthetics and simplicity of waste free. I'm really excited to be on this journey

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  30. I am trying to really focus on using less plastic Ziploc bags in lunches! I'm trying to use more glass containers or reusable snack bags.

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  31. I've been wanting to get better at not generating so much waste during my period, and this would be a great way to start!

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  32. This is wonderful! Since I have switched to no longer purchasing plastic I have been wondering about what to do with periods. This is great!

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  33. I love your blog! Having this would be such a great way to cut out disposable products in the bathroom.

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  34. LOVE IT!! Leak Free / Environmentally Friendly and it'll save me money, HECK YES!!

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  35. Thank you for this wonderful blog and being a great resource for living plastic free!

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  36. Planning on shopping with some cloth bags I made: already scoping out the bulk stores in my area!

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  37. This year I'll try my best to improve my traditions and start using reusable bags and growing the food I consume, as well as continue to compost, and not eat meat. I also need to start using a menstrual cup and ecological toothbrushes.

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  38. I am making new soaps this year and using reusable bags. Love the blog!

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  39. Sounds exciting!

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  40. I plan on buying groceries in bulk, making my own beauty and cleaning products (hopefully from bulk items) and making my own food and bringing it to school and work with me in glass-free containers with reusable silverware.

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  41. I already started swapping out all my plastics for stainless steel, bamboo or glass options. I also made a bunch of old t-shirts into shopping bags. I have procured everything I need to make my own laundry soap. More [or LESS ;) ] to come for 2015!

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  42. For 2015 I plan to go waste free by hopefully obtaining a menstrual cup rather than using pads or tampons. I also plan to buy groceries in bulk whenever possible. I plan to tailor any pieces of clothing that has been ripped or repurpose old clothes I no longer wear. I also plan to buy reuseable items as gifts for my loved ones.

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  43. My younger sister has been using a menstrual cup for forever and I've always been skeptical. I'm now inspired to finally make the switch!

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  44. In 2015, and onward, I'll be more conscious of the packaging items I buy come in. I'll continue to make choices that result in less waste; what can I reuse or recycle and skip on those things that seem to have endless plastic and packaging.

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  45. i could go waste free with a menstrual cup ;)

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  46. I'm new to this and I live in LA which I agree is a tough place to do this but I love your blog and appreciate all the good info and advice. This has inspired me to be more mindful about the trash I produce and how I can reduce that waste. Moving forward, I'm going to focus more on reducing waste instead of just recycling and this means learning how to make some simple items like soap and cleaners. Thanks again for the tips!

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  47. I want to go waste free using this menstrual cup and I will continue to use reusable bags rather than plastic bags

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  48. Swapping to homemade bath and beauty products, reduces waist and chemicals in your life, my hair, face and body are all now washed with edible, homemade products

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  49. This would be great, I am now starting to reduce my waste and I think this is a great way to start!

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  50. I already compost, thrift most of my clothes, only bike/walk/subway to get around, eat predominantly local/organic produce, buy in bulk/all natural products, and almost always refuse plastic bags. Earlier this year I switched to no-applicator tampons to cut waste with a goal of eventually switching to a menstrual cup, so that's a 2015 goal, as well as transitioning to more all natural makeup products and eliminating ziploc bags!

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  51. I love your blog! I stumbled upon it while reading an interview in a spanish magazine. I am a chemical engineer, and while I think some chemicals are needed, I am really trying to embrace this zero waste philosophy. I wrote my master thesis about the design of a green wastewater treatment plant.

    Is this giveaway only open for US citizens?

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  52. In 2015, I am going to buy bamboo toothbrushes and stop using tampons!

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  53. My old roommate bought a diva cup when we lived together and I was always interested in trying one. Tampons and pads create so much waste, and cost tons of money long-term, so I'd love to try this out in order to switch to something more effective and sensible.

    By the way, we share the same name - I saw your article on MindBodyGreen and couldn't pass up reading an article by another Lauren Singer!

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  54. I also like the idea of using menstrual cups over tampons and disposables since find em so much more convenient and better for health. God knows what they put in the tampons they intend to be used internally which is why are more prone to get tts along with other stuff. Nobody likes feeling of pulling out a dry tampon either and you can't wear them as backup when anticipate period like can with a cup.

    I was able to get one of my sisters to switch when she asked for some tampons and I gave her what I had left at the time along with a spare cup I had since bought different sizes not knowing which I would like better. She loved the cup and hasn't gone back since. Her daughter can't wait to use a cup either. Our other sister though is still hesitant about the idea but is warming up now that can see the benefit when comes to emergency preparedness.

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  55. I go through so many hummus containers, shampoo bottles, cleaning spray etc. I recently started making my own cleaner by infusing cheap white vinegar with lavender and then diluting it with water. It is so satisfying, I am going to try to efficiently make my own condiments and toiletries... At least the simple ones :)

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  56. I just realized that I can put all my "whole food" discards (such as broccoli stems, kale veins, etc.) in my green waste bin. That is going to shrink my waste by a ton!

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  57. I'm really looking to find a safer and less wasteful way to deal with mother nature. I'm really want to try these, but I'm afraid to shell out that much money for one and it not be comfortable or fit right. This would be a perfect introduction to this!

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  58. This cup would be a great way to further my waste-free efforts. I heard about these a little over a year ago and just haven't pursued using one yet.

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  59. I want to win a Lunette Menstrual Cup to stop using pads and go waste free in 2015 :) Love the blog <3

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  60. I just found your blog and I look forward to reviewing all your posts and finding new, awesome ways to reduce my waste in 2015!

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  61. Two things I hate- pads and trash

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  62. Stop buying take out food!

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  63. Quit buying "processed foods," due to all the packaging involved.

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  64. Super excited about this ^^

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  65. I will not buy things unless I need them. (and when I do buy anything, I see if I can get it second-hand)

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  66. which soaps do you use to clean it? and how do you prevent leaks?

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    1. Hello. I have been using cups for a while. Here are a few of my suggestions:

      First you need to find the brand that works best for you. Like your vagina, each brand is different. Some will be wider, others longer. So be aware that you may need to try a few before you find what works best. Some also come in natural rubber and are made in the USA. Others make them for women that have had children.

      When you pick the brand that works for you, you will find that when inserted right it will not leak. It may take a few times to learn how to insert it right, especially since it may feel weird at first. I used a few cotton reusable pads until I got the hang of it. Now if I know I won't be able to empty it for a while I may wear a reusable pad.

      Another tip, it may be difficult to empty at first. You will have to reach up and pinch it to pull it out. When it is full it will ride lower and make this a lot easier. So don't panic and if you can't get it out just wait.

      Also, you will want to empty it out and wash it. This works best when in a private restroom, but we don't always have that. If needed you can empty it and reinsert without the rinse. Remember, it is just you on it.

      Oh, and as for washing. You can use any non-antibacterial soap on it. Some brands make their own soap that you can buy. All the instructions will say you can wash it in non-antibacterial soap. And probably fragrance free... you don't want that going in you :)

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  67. Zero waste for 2015 would ve nicer.. If we juz say YES to reduce,reuse and recycle..

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  68. Fair warning there's a steep learning curve. I just got a Lunette cup and it's gotten stuck way up there in the mornings. I had to quit halfway through this run but will try again next month. Takes some getting used to for sure.

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    1. Remember, each brand is different. Some are longer, and others are shorter. You may need to try a different brand to find what works best for you. Some even come in ones for women that have had children.

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  69. Thank you so much! This is so inspiring and it feels really really good! <3

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  70. Well, I live in the Czech Republic and it is truly difficult to start the zero waste life because you cannot buy anything in bulk, but I do recycle and I always carry a cotton bag with me, prepare my lunch and snack in advance and mainly I try to get rid of everything made from plastic. And I think, that's something everybody can do, right?!!
    kdoupovcova@gmail.com

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  71. Hello, your blog is really inspiring, because you make non-trash life look attractive and very cool. I am presently taking baby steps, because where I live (Slovenia) it is hard to do so in some aspect, e.g.what the reader above said - bulk buying, - but this cup seems like a good way to start (plus it will save lots of money in the end of the day).
    marusa15@gmail.com
    I liked your fb page, too.
    mauriciusblog.wordpress.com

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  72. Using menstrual cups are the only way I go waste free. But I also recycle, so that helps.

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  73. Very nice to have read about your 'mission' on FB. Ways to go trashfree in 2015 are: buy at the market instead of the supermarket so the food is not wrapped; take your own shopping bag to the store; buy secondhand clothes; use microfiber cleaning cloth so you don't need cleaningsolutions; go places on your bike instead of your car (i live in the Netherlands ;-) ); don't buy stuff just because it is on sale, ask yourself if you really need it; put on a sweater and put down your heather. There are numerous ways to stop wasting and poluting.

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  74. On this post in particular -- I know that some women don't like the idea of menstrual cups, so here's another waste free alternative. About 2 years ago, I started using cotton pads that you just wash and reuse. They sound a little weird at first but it's actually super easy and all you have to do is throw them in the washing machine to clean them. They are way more comfortable and natural to wear than commercial pads and they usually come in cute patterns. I haven't had to buy pads in 2 years and I have saved a huge amount of money and greatly decreased my trash output.

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  75. I can say no to the disposable baby food pouches so popular right now.

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  76. Trying a cup is my next to do. I love reusable pads, but a cup would be great for on the go days and while traveling.

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  77. I asked Santa for a bamboo tooth brush.

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  78. I'm pretty excited about all of this. I'm SO glad to see menstrual cups becoming more popular. I have been trying out a few different brands over the past 7-8 years, and like you said, they are all very different. The Lunette is one I haven't tried yet. Thanks so much for all you do!!!

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  79. I'm using shampoo bars now, and I plan to crochet myself some personal body cleansing cloths to cut down on usage of paper towels and wipes. ^_^ I'm also going to get more cloth pads!

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  80. I love this blog, I have learned so much!!!

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  81. I use cloth diapers instead of disposables. :)

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  82. I am really hoping to win, literally poor here. :(

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  83. Thank you for this giveaway! I haven't had period during the last 2 years because I was pregnant and breastfeeding til now... And now I am pregnant again! But I will love to use this cup when I need it!

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  84. I use cloth mens pads, but have been considering a menstrual cup for sometime now.

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  85. LOVE LOVE LOVE this blog - i too am known as the sustainability girl and have officially dedicated my life to saving the world :) this page and all the people who commented gives me unbelievable hope <3 thank you

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  86. I'm trying to go completely paper free in my home. I'm also trying to replace the few conventional hygiene products that I use with safer, greener, homemade alternatives.

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  87. I am going to stop using foil and instead I will use baking dish with a lid and fabric bag for my sandwiches:)

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  88. The cup it is the next step i want to make, so I wish I can win it!!! xxx

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  89. I want to use less plastic snack bags and use our adorable reusable ones more.

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  90. One way is by using cloth menstrual pads and hopefully the cup I win!

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  91. take lunch in reusable containers!

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  92. I just switched to a cup a few months ago, so I plan to continue with that in 2015!

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  93. We already do a lot of zero waste and with a family of 5 it's testing at times. Next year I aim to go "deeper" into zero waste and this subject is on my list. With two daughters (10 & 11 yrs) this is a perfect way to show them it can be done. We need to teach our children zero waste is achievable.

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  94. I want to learn how to start removing waste from my body and our household, in the new year.

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  95. How many amazing people I see here. It makes me feel really good and hopeful.
    You girls can also Google for new moon pads.
    And if you like gardening you can try pouring your blood on your plants, they will thrive.
    Love to all

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  96. I will continue to lower the amount of waste my household produces by switching from disposable paper products to reusable cloth. :-)

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  97. I haven't used any disposable wrapping paper this year, gifts went unwrapped or were covered in more useful things like teatowels or scarves.

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  98. In 2015 I plan to use reusable menstrual products full time. I have started my mama cloth stash and I'm thinking about getting a cup. We as a whole are working on making our home more waste less and green by making our own cleaners, gardening, using cloth diapers, cloth baby wipes and now my pads.

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  99. I would love to win one so I can have trash-free periods!

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  100. I love this!! Definitely the way to go!

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  101. This would be an amazing way to get started sooner

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  102. Menstrual haste -
    Reduce yo waste!
    No more cotton
    goin' rotten.
    Reach our for lunette;
    less trash n regret.
    Drain the troubled flood with mirth
    Give rise to a greener, healthy Earth






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  103. I wanna stop saying "I'm gonna do better" and actually put some effort into making the needed changes! If you guys can do it so can I!

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  104. I love this blog! I've recently been working hard to be less wasteful - I've already begun making my own toothpaste, and talking to friends and family about recycling and composting. Next, I'm going to try making my own deodorant and also buy food with less packaging. It's amazing how much packaging is useless!! Happy new year.

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  105. I've been meaning to try this! I bought a cup from another company but unfortunately it just does not work for me. I'm hoping that the Lunette will be a better fit. (TMI? haha)

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  106. I just discovered waste free so now I'm religiously recycling and hope to get everything sorted in 2015 so when I'm an independent college girl, I can do my vegan waste free lifestyle with the exception being my animal food packaging (specialized food for my babies)

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  107. Oh and I've decided once my semester finishes, I'm going as paper free as possible!

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  108. I will buy in bulk in anything I can!

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  109. I want to make huge changes in the way my family and I live, we want to live more sustainable lives. I write a blog about our process, hopefully to inspire other people in my home country, Norway. You are a great inspiration!

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  110. (not sure if my last comment went through) But I'm challenging myself to only buy second hand clothes as well as using my mason jars for, well, everything!

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  111. I'm clothdiapering my baby and make cotton bag to grocery shooping :)

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  112. This blog has been a huge influence in my life. For now on, I will stop using plastic and other non-recyclable materials, and keep an eye in all that is not as eco-friendly to change to another alternative. Deeply thankful !

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  113. A menstrual cup is on my list to try again. I think I may have gotten too big of one last time and I know I just need to invest again. I'm working on a long term shampoo alternative at the moment.

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  114. I would like a cup too please

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  115. I will stop buying things that have plastic casings!

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  116. Your blog is really inspiring and had helped me start to throw away useless things i was holding on to!

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  117. I came across this blog two minutes ago and I'm already enthusiastic. My new year's resolution is starting follow your advices for a less polluted world, and trying this cup seems a good way to start. Thanks for your inspiring posts!

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  118. Wait, did you just say that every time you go to the bathroom you have to remove your tampon??? Why? Please explain.

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  119. I'm already a Low Waste kind of gal, but there's still lots to do to keep reducing...! Next challenge: buying always second hand clothes! And of course, start using the Lunette cup I will win ;)

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    1. I wanna star buying my food suplies in a farmers market, there are a lot by my house. I think maybe producing more handmade stuff by myself will help me to produce less trash

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  120. I would like to use kitchen towels in place of paper towels

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    1. I wanna star buying my food suplies in a farmers market, there are a lot by my house. I think maybe producing more handmade stuff by myself will help me to produce less trash

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  121. I wanna star buying my food suplies in a farmers market, there are a lot by my house. I think maybe producing more handmade stuff by myself will help me to produce less trash

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  122. I'm going to use a clothing packaging for my sandwich in the playground and I would like to start using a shampoo bar instead of the plastic bottle I have to buy int the supermarket. There's a lot more stuff I want to do, but I have to convince my family so I'm gonna start with the easy ones.
    Thank you for doing the blog and for organize this raffle.
    You really inspire me.

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  123. We are going to try harder this year to recycle more of our bathroom products, ie the toilet paper tubes.
    Samantha

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  124. Great idea. I would like to test it.

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  125. Just found this site, and am excited! New Year's Day project: sewing up some cute shopping bags.

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  126. This year 2015, Im going to try my own beauty product to avoid harsh chemicals and plastic bottles as much as i can!!!

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  127. I am trying to reduce waste any way I can, currently I'm working on reducing waste in my beauty regimen:)

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  128. I would love to win a Lunette! The health, comfort, money saving, and environmental benefits really add up to a great product!

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  129. I am going to recycle all the paper/cardboard etc I usually toss in the bin.

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  130. this would be a challenging change

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  131. In 2015, I will reduce waste at the office by volunteering to take out the paper and plastic waste to the recycling center.

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  132. I will make my own beauty products :)

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  133. This blog is fantastic, and has reinvigorated my desire to cut down. This year, I plan to be better about using reusable grocery bags and buying foods with zero/minimal packaging. Also very intrigued by the menstrual cup concept from both a waste and health standpoint!

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  134. I want to win a Lunette! Other than switching to disposable menstrual products, one of my goals for waste-reduction in 2015 is to learn to sew better so I can patch my old clothes instead of throwing them out. :)

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  135. This blog has been a huge influence in my life. For now on, I will stop using plastic and other non-recyclable materials, and keep an eye in all that is not as eco-friendly to change to another alternative. Deeply thankful !

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  136. There are so many ways I have already cut down on waste in the last year or so, and so many more that I want to try! In the spirit of "one thing at a time," however, I think I would say the top of the list is learning to can/preserve my own food. I simply don't have time to make certain foods from scratch every time, and the allure of a opening a can is terribly tempting. Canning such foods myself in reusable jars would send far less waste to the landfill and would probably give me healthier food to boot.

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  137. I don't buy mason jars and... Of course I dont use ziplock or tuppers... I use the jars from coconut oil, kombucha and any glass containers that come into the house. All jars are recycled and great frot dehydrated items and food to take to work ;)

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  138. We should live in this beatiful planet with harmony, and for that women have a great power because we connect easily with nature, wich is the same that saying our own nature. Those who make products that do not follow this harmony and make us and the Earth get sick and full of garbage and waste, are the same that had made us (women) believe we can not have control, nor conciousness, of our own bodies and their natural processes. We have more power than what had made us believe. Let´s hear our own voices.

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  139. In 2015 I will go waste free by learning to butcher my own animals and growing my own vegetables and fruits :) Bring on the New Year!

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  140. I have a little baby and I hope that more people can follow your example. The planet need us, not our thrash!! thanks for sharing.

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  141. I`ll like to use this product! Can I get one from Dominican Republic

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  142. Replacing plastic for glass containers!

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  143. I think what you are doing is inspiring and you should keep it up! I've always worried about my carbon footprint and you've shown me that it's possible to make our own lives more sustainable in very real, concrete ways. In the last few years, I've avoided taking plastic bags for groceries and shopping as much as possible. In 2015, I will use reusable containers and cups for my takeaway meals and beverages.

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  144. I have so many this-is-what-I'll-wear-when-he-asks-me-on-a-date t-shirts. Since that's yet to happen and those shirts are getting worn out from date nights with Ben and Jerry's and Netflix, they'll be more useful as DIY grocery totes, toner and wax strips or hair towels.

    T-shirt towels are perfect for folks with curly hair (like myself). Keeps the necessary moisture in your hair while eliminating the frizz caused by towels.

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  145. I'm inspired by your blog! What a perfect way to start a new year... being as trash free as possible. I recycle and am conscious of buying items without packaging but I'm gonna turn it up a notch! Happy trash free 2015! x

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  146. One thing I plan on doing is refusing to buy/drink from plastic water bottles. Not only is it cost effective, but something as small as choosing to use a reusable water bottle can drastically cut down on the amount of plastic being dumped into landfills and the ocean each year. I hope others will join me in my boycott against unnecessary plastics!

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  147. I plan on reducing my waste by purchasing (or winning!) a menstrual cup. No more wasted pads, tampons and packaging!

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  148. One way I plan on reducing my waste, whether I win this menstrual cup or not, is to reduce the amount of waste that I normally bring on from my "time of the month." Whether that be using cloth pads, using applicator less tampons, or using a menstrual cup altogether. Things meant to make our lives easily are quickly building up :/!

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  149. I love your blog so much! I've been dying to try a menstrual cup so this giveaway really could not come at a better time. For 2015, I've put the down payment on a new hybrid to reduce my carbon footprint. I've also made the switch to as minimal plastic as possible, inspired by your blog :)

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  150. Girl, you know you don't have to remove a tampon to pee, right?

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  151. oooh mooncups! i love mine to bits and it is the most amazing thing ever!!

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  152. I know the contest is over and maybe someone way up at the top mentioned this already-but-I use sea sponge tampons. Which I can wash and use over and over again. I've been using the same three for 6 months now.

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  153. I'm not going to read the whole string of comments but... just to put this out there, there are lots of people like me that have to empty our cups (I've been using one for many years) 10 times per day or more. If you are okay with twice a day, you're ultra low flow, in my opinion.

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  154. I'm not going to read the whole string of comments but... just to put this out there, there are lots of people like me that have to empty our cups (I've been using one for many years) 10 times per day or more. If you are okay with twice a day, you're ultra low flow, in my opinion.

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