The brilliance of plastic free bar soaps! Why these should be your new soap staple - and it isn't all about the plastic.
Exfoliating scrubs leave my skin feeling great but the plastic packaging doesn't. This simple and cheap sugar scrub works perfectly and no plastic in sight!
Before I had any real inkling about what it means to start a blog (and to be honest I'm still figuring it out) I wrote a page about how to make some simple changes to reduce plastic when food shopping. I have chosen to re-write this as a blog post now with far less content, … Continue reading Simple Supermarket Swaps – plastic free shopping that’s easy.
Mother's day is almost here and the evidence is everywhere! Cards, chocolates and flowers are taking center stage on the shelves and mother's day adverts are everywhere. Despite this, for the purposes of this blog post (because I hadn't considered writing it any sooner) I am hoping that many of you have done the … Continue reading How to avoid plastic this mother’s day
OPINION: I love pancakes, so when a day comes around that you have an excuse to eat as many as you like, I am all for it! I'm just not so much a fan of the pre-made plastic packaged stuff...
OPINION It is easy to demonise packaging in the fight against plastic, but here's how I came to realise that it isn't always quite that simple.
Funnily enough, I hadn't actually thought to write about my favourite finds of 2017. In fact the realisation that I even had a favourite was something that only occured to me the other day whilst on the train to work. As usual, I was paying little attention to the various weird and wonderful thoughts that … Continue reading Mooncup daydreams – why this was my best buy for 2017
Where to begin if you're new to the fight against plastic.
It is the time of year when The Royal British Legion has volunteers out in force, selling poppies to passers by to raise money in support of those in need within the Armed Forces and to remind people to remember all of those who have fallen, are active or been injured as a result of … Continue reading Should we be wearing a ‘green’ poppy this Remembrance Day?
Yes, that includes you men out there too. The fact is that if you care about plastic pollution then you should care about periods. So many of the products that we associate with periods are either packaged in plastic or contain it. This not only causes the practical implications of how to deal with this … Continue reading Let’s talk periods