The most sustainable way to live is to use, re-use, repair and repurpose everything you can. By getting the most out of the clothes you currently have in your wardrobe you are limiting your spending, the demand for more of these clothes and the amount of stuff you are bringing into your home. So looking … Continue reading Blog 18-Making your Clothes Last
They say that we are constantly learning, growing and adapting to our surroundings and lifestyle, and I've believe that now more than ever. When I got my first full time job at the age of 17 I would get paid every Friday, and every Friday evening I would go out to the shops, spend all … Continue reading Blog 17- 7 Things a Low Waste Lifestyle has Taught Me
I recently posted a message on my Instagram to cleaning influencers, asking them to please consider the environment when promoting their many cleaning products. This has turned out to be my most popular post, and it was refreshing to see so many people felling exactly the same way. This harmful trend not only promotes toxic … Continue reading Blog 16-Cleaning without Compromising
Why DIY beauty? With so many skincare, hair care, and body care brands out there it can be difficult to know what you should and shouldn't be buying. But have you ever tried using the brand of you?! DIY beauty is such a great place to start your zero waste journey. Our skin is our … Continue reading Blog 14: DIY Beauty Hacks
This Saturday marks DIY Day! So why not get involved by trying out a few DIY projects that are kind to the environment, your wallet and your health?! There's so many ways to become a DIY God or Goddess, whether it's Cleaning products (just in time for spring eh?!), beauty products, makeup, baking, sewing or … Continue reading Blog 13-DIY Day Ideas!
There's been a huge rise over the last year in "cleaning influencers", and this has caused a huge boom in cleaning product sales. While it's all well and good keeping your home clean and tidy, the nasty side effects of this cleaning trend is more and more toxic chemicals are being poured down the drain, … Continue reading Blog 12-Eco-Friendly Cleaning
Etsy is fast becoming one of the favourites of the online networks for anything and everything. It is full of independent stores that sell their products usually directly from the source. This means they we have a large amount of zero waste and vegan stores at our fingertips. One thing I would recommend is filtering … Continue reading Blog 10: My Growing Love for Etsy
For so long I was scared about going into a zero waste shop. What if i'm wearing unethical clothes? What if I don't know what i'm doing? To the point where my first visit was with my mum! After that I was hooked. I loved the whole concept of bringing your own containers to fill … Continue reading Blog 9: Zero Waste Shops-They’re not that Scary!
If you're looking to make the first steps towards a zero waste lifestyle, you might be looking for some easy swaps to get you started. I've put together some of the first steps I made towards a zero waste lifestyle (and never looked back!). The products: How many times have you looked in the shower … Continue reading Blog 6: Easy Zero Waste Swaps-Shower Savers!
Why go zero waste or plastic free? Zero Waste is a movement, and one that is vital to preserving and caring for our planet. It's become all too easy to purchase products either coated in plastic or made entirely out of plastic. This has made is essential to do our upmost to reduce our amount … Continue reading Blog 4: Starting Your Zero Waste Journey