Last week, I discussed how to upcycle coffee grounds without a compost bin so it’s only right that I answer the same question about tea! I’ve previously discussed how most tea bags are actually made of plastic! This means that many tea bags are not biodegradable and can’t be composted (unless you feel like cutting… Continue reading 10 Green Ideas To Upcycle Tea Leaves & Tea Bags
I love Christmas as much as the next person but it is an environmental catastrophe from unwanted gifts, to mountains of single-use plastic so I decided to seek out eco-friendly gift ideas and create a sustainable gift guide for some green Christmas presents this year! From gifts for self-care, beauty, drinks, and things from the… Continue reading 12 Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas For Green Christmas Presents – Sustainable Gift Guide
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?
In January I suggested being more sustainable as a New Year’s resolution, with saying goodbye to fast fashion featuring in the post. Since then I’ve upped my own sustainable fashion game, and got addicted to Depop (not sponsored, just a recommendation), this week alone I completed the 1Day No Single Use Plastic Challenge in collaboration with… Continue reading Sustainable Fashion Haul
The news that we have 12 years to make massive changes to combat climate change before we’ve done irreversible damage to the planet is absolutely terrifying. The thought if an apocalyptic like future in our lifetimes was once an unfathomable thought and now it feels like a binding death sentence. It’s more important now than… Continue reading New Years Resolution: Six Easy Ways To Be Eco-Friendly
A tweet about why we should wrap our Christmas gifts in brown paper went viral recently for a very good reason. What may come as a surprise to you, because it was to me, is that traditional wrapping paper isn’t recyclable. Instead, it ends up in landfill. I took pride last year in how pretty… Continue reading How I’m being eco-friendly this Christmas
My beloved bamboo coffee cup broke and I was pretty upset about it. Even though it’s compostable, what’s the point of buying reusable cups if I keep breaking or losing them? I’ve already gone through 3 glass water bottles because I drop them, but I took the cover from my last one and put it… Continue reading Becoming a Cactus Mom