Zero Waste – Kitchen

[ad – contains some gifted items that will be marked] Creating a zero waste kitchen is probably the part of the house I have been struggling with most. It seems more difficult with bigger changes (more effort) and is definitely more expensive as there are so many different things to cover as well as the…… Continue reading Zero Waste – Kitchen

Zero Waste – Period

[AD – features gifted items] Let’s jump right in today. 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…… Continue reading Zero Waste – Period

Zero Waste: Menstrual Cup

[Ad – Features gifted items] Using a menstrual cup is one of my top zero waste swaps alongside the safety razor and reusable cotton pads mentioned previously in this zero waste series. In terms of period protection, it’s definitely the most convenient and least waste producing option but there is a little controversy surrounding them with…… Continue reading Zero Waste: Menstrual Cup

Zero Waste – Skincare

[Features some gifted items] You might have noticed that in my Zero Waste Bathroom  post I kind of skipped over skincare, even though for most of us that is generally a bathroom activity (it is for me anyway!) I know skincare is at the top of a lot of peoples plastic-woes so I wanted to give it…… Continue reading Zero Waste – Skincare

Zero Waste – Bathroom

[AD – Contains gifted items] Following on from my first blog in this series featuring the best in zero waste basics I thought I’d continue by 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…… Continue reading Zero Waste – Bathroom

Zero Waste – The Basics

[AD – gifted items] After the success of Veganuary this year, I thought I’d continue my blog in the same direction of showcasing the small differences you can make to help look after the planet a little better than we are doing right now! Another massive movement you’ve probably not been able to escape recently…… Continue reading Zero Waste – The Basics

Save Waste This Christmas

It’s all getting very exciting! Only one week until the big day, trees are going up and the cupboards are slowly stocking up with food. Plans are hopefully coming together and Christmas shopping is on its way to being completed, finally! Unfortunately, though, Christmas (and any big celebration, really) tends to be a time of…… Continue reading Save Waste This Christmas