Welcome to Life Unpacked

When Are You Opening?

When Are You Opening?

April 4, 2020 inside the Confederation Court Mall!  THAT'S RIGHT! The wait is finally over, and we could not be more excited to have a home and an opening date.  For more details, subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on instagram where we'll be sharing behind the scenes updates while we get our location set up.  Huge love, The Unpacked Team. (Updated Feb 27, 2020) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- (January 29, 2020) Great question.  Back in July 2019, we signed a lease for a retail location that was supposed to be finished renovations by September 1. Unfortunately, due to delays in construction,...

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I'm just one person- what is my individual impact on climate change?

I'm just one person- what is my individual impact on climate change?

I LOVE this question for so many reasons.  Like most of us, I spent years believing that I was too small to make any sort of significant impact on the climate crisis. To me, this meant I couldn't do anything about it - and the waste I was producing wasn't *too* bad. It wasn't until I first started my zero-waste journey over 4 years ago that I began to realize just how much of an impact I really had.  The impact I speak of goes far beyond how much waste we divert from landfill each year - although I'll get...

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What is a package-free shop?

What is a package-free shop?

Great question.  Typically, when one goes to a grocery store for their weekly shop they end up taking home a ridiculous amount of single use (aka useless) plastic packaging. We've all been there- you buy the same brand of pasta every week only to throw the same plastic packaging away. You sit down each night with your family to have dinner, and you hear a reporter on the news talk about the climate crisis. All of the sudden, the marinara sauce you tossed your pasta in is laced with guilt & anxiety - you want to make a sustainable change but you have...

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About Us

About Us

Unpacked was founded & built by women who believe that the relationships between The Earth and every person on it are deeply intertwined. What is bad for us is bad for our mother (earth), and vice versa. This is why you won't find any plastic amongst our products, not even in packaging. We've carefully hand picked products that follow "zero waste" guidelines that are also free from toxic & harmful chemicals, additives and preservatives.  Everything we do centres around sustainability, and it goes far beyond selling plastic-free or natural products. Meaningful human connection, a relationship to our earth & ethical and transparent...

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