Coffee · Eco-Friendly Living

9 Green Ideas To Upcycle Coffee Grounds: Skincare, Gardening & More

I’ve already blogged about how to consume tea and coffee in a more sustainable way, but one thing that needs it’s separate blog post is how do you upcycle coffee grounds without a compost bin? It’s all well and good to just throw food scraps into the compost but if you don’t have one –… Continue reading 9 Green Ideas To Upcycle Coffee Grounds: Skincare, Gardening & More

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13 Easy No-Sew Ideas To Upcycle Old Clothes

You might feel up to some spring cleaning but before you throw out some old clothes, why not consider trying to upcycle them with these DIY no-sew ideas to breathe new life into old outfits. From the latest trends to timeless pieces, you can keep your wardrobe fresh, your wallet full, and your clothes from… Continue reading 13 Easy No-Sew Ideas To Upcycle Old Clothes

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How To Upcycle Your Pumpkin After Halloween

Another spooky season is drawing to a close, and this means taking down your decorations (unless you’re goth and it’s Halloween everyday), and throwing your slowly rotting pumpkin in the bin. Except, you really shouldn’t throw your pumpkin in the bin after Halloween. You might not think it’s that bad to throw it in the… Continue reading How To Upcycle Your Pumpkin After Halloween

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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. So, you might wonder, how to be green without going vegan? A lot of “radical vegans” will say otherwise, but frankly, suggesting everyone can go vegan and… 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

Coffee · Eco-Friendly Living

The Dark Truth Behind Our Favourite Beverages: How To Drink Tea & Coffee Sustainably

Life Is 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: Why Coffee Is Bad For The Environment In 2014, over 10.5 million hectares of land was used to grow coffee, so you… Continue reading The Dark Truth Behind Our Favourite Beverages: How To Drink Tea & Coffee Sustainably