The problem with Econyl and Aquafil

This will probably be a very unpopular post. And I am OK with that. You may have heard that there is a new kind of clothing in town: clothes made from plastic bottles and ghost fishing nets. You may also have heard that the production of Aquafil and Econyl cuts carbon emissions to up to …

Vegan droëwors recipe

What is droëwors? It’s only the best thing on the planet!!! Until you stop eating meat… and even then, you dream about it every now and again. Droëwors is a South African dried sausage that is crispy, crunchy, and bursting with flavour. On my trip to South Africa, I came across VEGAN droëwors being sold …

Toothbrush swap!

After using my old plastic toothbrush for over two years, I finally changed over to a reduced plastic version! According to Colgate et al, you should change your toothbrush every three months!!! I have never done this because it sounds like such a great waste to me! And looking at the statistics online backs up …

Music festivals, water and sustainability

It’s finally time for the Festival d’été de Québec. This is my second time attending the music festival, and I am still amazed at the value for money that you get from the ticket. This year, the organisers have made two water refilling station points available at the Bell stage (the main stage). I applaud …