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.
Category: plastic free shopping
How to avoid plastic this mother’s day
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
Why the Plastic Pancakes?
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...
Blinded by ignorance – why we should ditch the plastic, not the packaging.
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.
Shopping sans supermarket
In wandering the local area last week in a bid to get to know our new home a little better, I was very happy to discover a well stocked greengrocers, butchers and bakery, all on one street and just a 10 minute walk from the house. It was a great find and popping inside to … Continue reading Shopping sans supermarket