Eco-Friendly Living

Ethical Shopping: Do You Need To Abandon Retail Therapy To Be Green?

[Gifted | Affiliate Links] A lot of people say there’s no ethical consumption under capitalism, and yes to an extent that might be true. However, being green doesn’t mean you you need to abandon retail therapy. Ethical shopping absolutely is possible, and here’s how you can do it. What is ethical shopping? Ethical shopping is… Continue reading Ethical Shopping: Do You Need To Abandon Retail Therapy To Be Green?

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How to be Green Without Going Vegan

If you didn’t already know; I’m vegan. Being vegan is the single biggest thing anyone can do to reduce their carbon footprint, however, not everyone can go vegan. A lot of “radical vegans” will say otherwise, but frankly, suggesting everyone can go vegan and thrive on a vegan diet is ablest. That logic doesn’t take… Continue reading How to be Green Without Going Vegan

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10 easy ideas for upcycling old clothes into beautiful new pieces

Before we used to hold onto clothes forever, but now they’re so cheap and trends change so quickly, not many people cherish or respect what’s in their wardrobe. As 85% of old clothes end up in landfill we need to start finding ways to make our old clothes last longer, which is where upcycling comes… Continue reading 10 easy ideas for upcycling old clothes into beautiful new pieces

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How to be green in Quarantine – being eco-friendly when staying home

With most of the world locked down due to Covid-19, you might be asking yourself how can you continue to live a sustainable lifestyle when everything has changed so drastically. How can we live green in quarantine, and be eco-friendly when staying home? Personally, having to use single-use plastic gloves and masks makes me feel… Continue reading How to be green in Quarantine – being eco-friendly when staying home

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Going back to the 1950s: We lived greener before, we can do it again

The 1950′ were a time. We shouldn’t live like it’s the 50s in terms of women’s rights, LGBTQ rights, racism etc. However, it was the 50s and 60s that was the pivotal time in plastic and why we’re so overreliant today. We need to go back to the basics, we lived greener before we can… Continue reading Going back to the 1950s: We lived greener before, we can do it again

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The dark truth behind our favourite beverages: how to drink tea and coffee sustainably

Lifes all about the little things like a nice cuppa tea or coffee, but our favourite comforting beverages can wreak havoc on the environment. Here’s how to drink tea and coffee sustainably: This post contains affiliate links. I earn a percentage of commission from sales made through them at no additional cost to you. This… Continue reading The dark truth behind our favourite beverages: how to drink tea and coffee sustainably

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Five Alternatives to Common Plastic Items You Need In Your Life

[Gifted | Affiliate Links] Plastic has become so prevalent today that micro-plastic isn’t just in the ocean, it’s even in the air now! Although our plastic use began with good intentions when plastic buttons replaced ivory, turtle shell, and bull horn buttons which were endangering animals. Something that started to help the animals is now… Continue reading Five Alternatives to Common Plastic Items You Need In Your Life

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How to clean up after Christmas in an eco-friendly way

I try my best to live an eco-friendly, sustainable life, and that includes a green Christmas. However, the tricky thing about Christmas is that there’s still waste, no matter how much you try to cut down. I was gifted so many vegan and so-called “eco-friendly” products, and somehow, still wound up in a mountain of… Continue reading How to clean up after Christmas in an eco-friendly way

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The essential eco-friendly plastic free dental regime

[GIFTED] Your bathroom is one of the most overlooked places when it comes to living a green life. We talk about food all the time whether it be veganism, palm oil, or an unnecessary amount of plastic coating all our food. Having an eco-friendly plastic free dental regime actually isn’t that hard. The kind people… Continue reading The essential eco-friendly plastic free dental regime

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Coffee in a teabag: New Kings Coffee

AD | GIFTED The people at New King’s Coffee were kind enough to gift me boxes of their coffee bags. I love coffee but I’m also very concerned about the environment, and New King’s Coffee is a beautiful combination of both. Coffee in a teabag is the most convenient thing ever, I don’t have coffee… Continue reading Coffee in a teabag: New Kings Coffee