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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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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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The Eco-friendly master list: How can I be green?

With all the talk about the climate crisis, you might be asking “how can I live a more eco-friendly life?”.¬†As today is World Environment Day, I’ve decided to compile a master list of eco-friendly practices to adopt. The environment is at a breaking point. If we don’t all act now and maintain a more sustainable… Continue reading The Eco-friendly master list: How can I be green?

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Sustainable Fashion: One dress three looks

Earlier this week I went to what’s called the “Happy Market” in my university. It’s an annual event held by the environmental society where students can sell unwanted clothes, last time I found some gems there as seen in my sustainable fashion haul so this time was no different. I decided to style one dress… Continue reading Sustainable Fashion: One dress three looks

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Going One Day without Single-Use Plastic

Gifted Product | Affiliate Link Global Wakecup, challenged me to their 1Day No Single Use Plastic challenge in a bid to combat plastic pollution. Here’s my experience going one day without single-use plastic: Plastic pollution is dire, and we need to start doing everything we can to cut-back on single-use plastics. Earth Day explains that a… Continue reading Going One Day without Single-Use Plastic

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Becoming a Cactus Mom: Baby cactus

My cactus is doing pretty well, in my last update it had grown two little leaves. Since then the leaves haven’t gotten bigger, and it started growing spikes out from the middle. It’s been slowly getting bigger and starting to resemble a little mini cactus. I still can’t tell what type of cactus it’s going… Continue reading Becoming a Cactus Mom: Baby cactus

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Becoming a Cactus Mom: Cactus gets a friend

So far my cacti haven’t germinated yet. Germaination is estimated as within 2 weeks to 2 months so if nothing grows by September I’m gonna accept defeat and start again. Although it will be embarrassing as cacti are low maintenance and there’s 5 seeds planeted so hopefully at least one grows. I did get my… Continue reading Becoming a Cactus Mom: Cactus gets a friend