How to have a less wasteful Christmas

I promise, this is not a Christmas guide (we’re already suffocating in them, y’all don’t need another one); this is a handy little guide to help you have a less wasteful Christmas.   Last week, we spoke about why you…

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8 reasons why you should produce less rubbish

Since the start of 2017, I’ve been on a mission to reduce the amount of waste we send to the tip/landfill. It’s not quite zero waste (which is about producing no waste whatsoever, including recycling), but it’s an important step…

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Reminder: take some time for yourself & 8 acts of self-love

We are all great at telling our loved ones that they need to take some time for themselves when they’re feeling stressed and run down; we are awful at making time for our own self-love, though.  Let’s take a show…

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Eating meat does not make someone a ‘bad person’

I want to approach a really negative and counter-productive kind of vegan activism I keep seeing that is driving me up the wall. A couple of weeks ago I saw a tweet which I will paraphrase as, “If you’re not…

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Share The Love – September 2017

Are you fed up of hearing that autumn is finally here yet? Ok, I won’t say it – but I’m definitely thinking it and I’m really excited about it. September was our first full month living in Edinburgh, and it’s…

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Zero waste so far; what we’ve learned

Over the past few months, I’ve been trying hard to reduce my waste significantly and move towards zero waste. Zero waste living is something I’ve always wanted to do, but it is pretty difficult at times! I have always strived…

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8 ways we can be more eco-friendly in the bathroom

One of my ongoing goals is to be more eco-friendly, which means buying products with less wasteful packaging, products that last longer, products that don’t harm the environment, or contain toxins. I feel like more and more people are sharing…

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