Are you ‘wish-cycling’?

Wish-cycling – putting items in a recycling bin when you’re not sure whether they are recyclable or not and just hoping for the best. According to polls, two-thirds of us (in the UK) admit to being confused about what can and can’t go in the recycling bin. This does not surprise me at all! IContinue reading “Are you ‘wish-cycling’?”

Join the “no-resolutions” movement.

You’re probably already seeing the same old shite you see every year on social media and on television centred around generic New Year’s Resolutions. Lose the holiday weight! Stop drinking for January. New year, new me! 2020 is going to be the year I ……*enter generic resolution* I’m not saying that any of these are aContinue reading “Join the “no-resolutions” movement.”

Tis the season for sustainability

For most of this list, it’s really helpful to ask yourself “do I buy/do/use this ‘just because’ or is it something that feels integral to this time of year for me? Get rid of the “just becauses”! It will save you money and cut unnecessary waste. For the rest, think creatively about how you canContinue reading “Tis the season for sustainability”

We need to talk about food waste

Roughly one-third of the food we produce annually is never eaten. Just let that sink in for a second. As a society, we have become so disconnected from our food system that we have forgotten all of the resources that went into making it, at every stage, and getting it onto our plates that weContinue reading “We need to talk about food waste”

Low waste (and low cost) skin-care swaps

In my quest to create less waste and spend less money, I’ve actually discovered several skin care swaps that have my skin feeling better than ever. Ice roller -> lavendar infused ice cube Ice rollers or jade rollers have been popping up on social media a lot of late with beauty bloggers swearing by them.Continue reading “Low waste (and low cost) skin-care swaps”