Palm oil; why is it bad & how to live palm oil free

Living palm oil free is a huge and fantastic step towards living more ethically and sustainably. Grab a cuppa and get comfy because we’re going to explore the problems with palm oil, look at where it’s found, and how we…

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Sustainable food shopping: how to shop less wastefully & use less plastic

One of the hardest things about sustainable living is food shopping, so today we’re going to talk about sustainable food shopping and how we can reduce food miles, and the amount of plastic packaging we take home. I’m so happy…

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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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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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Trying out Antipodes – are their products worth the hype?

I have known about Antipodes for years; I think I remember seeing some of their products pop up in one of Estee Lalonde’s empties videos (I love those). I was always so tempted but the price put me off. Don’t…

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Living healthily & ethically should not be a privilege

Since the start of 2017, I have been making a conscious effort to live more consciously and ethically. The two biggest things I have discovered since then are; 1) it feels overwhelming a.f, 2) it’s expensive. The first one is…

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NARS, quit pretending to be appalled by animal testing & supporting it anyway

Photo by Victor Larracuente on Unsplash Although it seems to have blown up all over social media, you may have missed the news that NARS have decided to sell in China, where the government requires cosmetics to be tested on…

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