Plastic Free Adventure Update

This week in the letter box arrived three things I have been looking forward to getting: Stainless steel cups (so the boy stops breaking our glasses), old fashioned safety razors and blades and bamboo toothbrushes. The cups are great and a real novelty for the kids. The little ones are smaller than I envisioned but …

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Plastic Free Food Storage Options

The use of plastic for a wide variety of products is often a subject of controversy. Although these are very convenient, plastic is overused in our world today. Plastic free food storage options are growing day by day as people get in on the zero waste movement. Plastic containers and packages often end up in …

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Reducing Waste With The Five Rs

According to new studies, over 8.3 billion tons of plastic has been produced worldwide since 1950. This number is a staggering reality of what the planet is dealing with as time goes on and how important it’s become to reduce waste. Here’s a look at how to reduce waste following the “five Rs” of waste …

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Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipes

Quick and easy - How to make you own laundry soap. laundry detergent recipe.

Why am I sharing our laundry detergent recipe? There are many arguments for swapping to homemade laundry detergents. It could be avoiding the sodium lauryl sulphates, phosphates and other nasty chemicals. It could be related to a skin reaction/eczema or the sheer overwhelming stench of some powders. Or like me – it is cheaper! Part …

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