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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What to do when you’ve got all the goals and no motivation & inspiration

I know, I know, it’s the start of a new year and we’re all supposed to be really hyped up and excited about it. What about when you’re not, though? What about when you have all these goals and things…

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Share The Love – November 2017 edition

I know, I know, November was a bit of a quiet month around here; assignment deadlines crept up on me and then all of a sudden I had no time to blog. I’m trying to get back into it for…

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Chase what you want – Reflecting on returning to university

Two years ago, I had just returned to university after a three-year break to finish off a degree in forensic science; today, I’m three months into a masters course that inspires me so much.   The short history of that…

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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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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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