Organic Basics

[ad – features gifted items] 2019 has been amazing for raising awareness about reusable products and more eco-friendly options for around the home and on the go. Most people now use keep cups and reusable water bottles as well as paying a little more attention to what we recycle but I think our spending habits…… Continue reading Organic Basics

Zero Waste: Kitchen

Creating a zero waste kitchen is probably the part of the house I have been struggling with most. It seems more difficult (more effort) and is definitely more expensive as there are so many different things to cover. For one, we are used to using so many different cleaning products but, actually, with a little…… Continue reading Zero Waste: Kitchen

Zero Waste – Period

Let’s jump right in: Who remembers Fatberg from last year? A 130 tonne solid block of waste, blocking Londons sewers, partially made from tampons and sanitary products that have been flushed down the toilet. Personally, I’ve never understood this issue because I’ve never met anyone who flushes tampons down the toilet, everyone knows not to…… Continue reading Zero Waste – Period

Zero Waste: Menstrual Cup

Using a menstrual cup is one of my top zero waste swaps and, in terms of period protection, it’s definitely the most convenient and least waste producing option but there is a little controversy surrounding them. A lot of people find even just the idea of them gross and don’t even want to hear about it,…… Continue reading Zero Waste: Menstrual Cup

Zero Waste – Skincare

In my recent Zero Waste Bathroom  post I kind of skipped over skincare as I wanted to give it its own space so I could mention a few different things aside from just my personal skincare right now – as our skin is individual and what works for one may not work for another! Not every element…… Continue reading Zero Waste – Skincare

Zero Waste – Bathroom

[AD – Contains gifted items] Today I’m featuring one of the rooms in the home that we fill with the most pointless plastic items – the bathroom! Most of our bathrooms are full of products we’ve collected over a period of time, whether thats buying our faves in bulk when they’re on offer or mostly…… Continue reading Zero Waste – Bathroom

Zero Waste – The Basics

[features gifted items] A massive movement you’ve probably not been able to escape recently is the public effort to go plastic-free – now, this doesn’t mean throwing away all your plastic items and starting again. Anything plastic you have already, try and keep/use for as long as possible! The idea of living plastic-free is mostly…… Continue reading Zero Waste – The Basics