The complex truth behind your purchase

  Everything you buy has a story. Someone designed it, someone made it, someone sold it, someone dismantled it or buried it. The truth is that many of the products sold in the West, consumed like it has no value, has left an environmental stain on its original birthplace. Manufacturing Indonesia Let’s take clothing. H&M, …

Secondhand September

According to Oxfam, 13 million pieces of clothing is sent to landfill every year. And that’s JUST the UK. How can we reduce our fashion footprint? For starters, we can: – wear what we have – fix what we have – do clothes swaps with friends – buy second-hand clothing. Over the next few days, I’ll …

PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 31

Let’s recap what we learnt about this month. Well done on completing Plastic-free July. If you need some words of encouragement, here you go! Remember to check out the other tips on my blog.        

PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 30

𝐃𝐄𝐎𝐃𝐎𝐑𝐀𝐍𝐓 ⁣ ⁣ We usually make our own and use an old glass Nivea full-on bottle to store our deodorant. We use one of the many online recipes that use coconut oil, arrowroot/ cornstarch, baking soda and essential oil.⁣ ⁣ I bought this @lamazuma solid deo to see how long it would last, how effective it was and …