Nicole Grossberg

Nicole Grossberg

Nicole Grossberg is a freelance writer with a passion for sustainability and doing her part to save the planet. She’s usually seen with a reusable water bottle, coffee tumbler, or stainless steel straw—no single use plastic allowed! When she’s not writing you can find her at a Yankee game, in the kitchen cooking, curled up with a good book, or drinking iced coffee. She currently resides in Astoria, NY.

Author Archives: Nicole Grossberg

5 Astonishing Facts About Our Oceans

In June we celebrated World Oceans Day to remind ourselves of the important role the oceans play in our daily lives. Every year there’s a conservation focus to this day, and this year it was no surprise that the topic was preventing plastic pollution. As part of this celebration, we’ve put together 5 astonishing facts about our oceans… Read More »

Eco-Friendly Party Tips: How to Throw a Low-Waste Event

Tis the season for…parties! Whether you’re planning an engagement party, bridal shower, graduation party, or even your dog’s first birthday (yes, that’s a thing)—we’re here to help you stay sustainable along the way. Read on for tips on how to host a low waste bash. Serving Let’s talk about how to serve your guests first. We know it’s… Read More »

You Use More Plastic in a Day Than You Think

When most people hear the words “single-use plastic,” they think of water bottles and straws. Unfortunately, we use much more plastic on a daily basis. We are a culture of convenience—literally anything and everything can be delivered to our doorstep in 24-48 hours. What comes with convenience is a ton of single-use and plastic packaging that can easily… Read More »

What You Can Do This Month in Honor of Earth Day

Here at BLINQ, April is our favorite time of year because it’s Earth Month! Earth Month is a celebration to honor our beautiful planet and to support healthy environmental practices. There are many ways to get involved and do your part this Earth Month before Earth Day on April 22 and we’ve gathered some of our favorites for… Read More »

Get Your Garden Ready for Spring: Composting 101

Spring is here! To help you get ready for the season, we’re going to break down the art of composting. So what is composting anyway? We’re glad you asked! Many of you have heard of composting and may think it’s just a pile of dirt that people have in a bin or in their backyard. That’s true. Compost… Read More »