As we see the age of plastic bags die, much to the disgust of some, a new evil is rearing its ugly head. Bio and ‘compostable’ plastics. You may be able to tell already, I’m not a fan.Read More
Plastic Free July challenge was 31 day of zero waste tips!Read More
Winter weather always makes me crave warming comfort food.Read More
Zero waste and low waste living is currently a hot topic. It's true that there seems to be a shift and that everyone wants to do their part in creating less waste and living more sustainable lives for future generations.Read More
People often ask about my zero waste journey and talk about how hard it must be. Let’s get one thing straight - I am not completely zero waste - and I may never be, but most of the steps I have taken to minimise my waste can easily be adopted by any one.Read More
Recently, two things have changed both my cycle and connection to my body.Read More
I have been consciously trying to reduce my meat and dairy intake and in the process found this awesome way of turning sunflower seeds into a tuna substitute!Read More
After returning home I noticed very quickly that I simply have too much stuff. A wardrobe full of clothes, most of which I never wear. Draws filled with bits and bobs.Read More
Scrubs are my new favourite thing, I got slightly carried away with trying different scents and ingredients, but they are the easiest things to make and can be easily altered to suit your likes.Read More
With a zero waste journey comes changes in every aspect of your life and beauty products are no exceptions! But let’s face it - old habits die hard.Read More
We all lead busy lives. Not everyone has time to make their own beauty products and such. So whats the next best alternative? BUYING IN BULK!Read More
My bathroom is atrocious, just ask my mother.
Everything is in plastic packaging, and to my surprise ¾ of that packaging cannot be recycled - why are we so dependent on plastic?! So here I am asking the question: what is the deal with recycling?
With my current war against plastic continuously on the rise, my next battle was that of plastic razors.
Sure they aren’t terrible, you can reuse the handles and they last a while, but it all comes down to one word. Unrecyclable.
Well now I have been back from South America for a month and transitioning back into reality has been tough.Read More
If you know me you'll that one thing that gets my blood boiling is disposable plastic packaging in the terms of anything takeaway.Read More
I have to be honest, this discovery was downright discouraging.
You see, I’ve recently found that a lot of the shower products that I use, the ones that claim to be 'free of parabens and toxins', are very much not.
Let’s talk about deodorants.
We all rely heavily on an effective deodorant that keeps us feeling fresh all day, but what is actually in those deodorants isn’t so pretty.
There’s another reason close to my heart why I am starting this blog.Read More