I have been putting off this topic for a while because I wanted to make sure I articulate and explain my feelings and my experience correctly. Coming from an understanding that not everybody has the same items in their household / same amount of time in their life and we all have different priorities. When… View Post

Why using DIY cleaning products at home is …

Why using DIY cleaning products at home is better all around?

Toxic Chemicals – Did you know that some household cleaning products contain an average of around 62 toxic chemicals? It’s no secret, but at the same time, it’s not something you’ll hear big manufacturers bragging about. These toxic chemicals which we are in contact on a daily basis after wiping our kitchen counter / cleaning… View Post

Homemade Non-toxic Cleaning Products

Homemade Non-toxic Cleaning Products

Using homemade cleaning products is not only chemical free and inexpensive, but just as effective as commercially bought ones. It’s amazingly super easy to make them too! I have been making our own general cleaner for 2 years now, and use recipes to unclog drains, descale our kettle, or our post-Christmas oven. According to a… View Post

Tackling food waste as a family

Tackling food waste as a family

Wasting food got out of hand. 250,000 tonnes of the food that goes to waste each year is still edible in the UK. Money / energy / waste. Rethinking our relationship with food and not just looking at the price we pay but the energy and resources went into is a good way to appreciate it more before chucking anything… View Post

A year on as a (non perfect) vegan

A year on as a (non perfect) vegan

I can’t believe it has actually been a whole year since I decide to take part in Veganuary and a month later choosing to stick with this lifestyle (as much as possible). Before watching Cowspiracy back in November 2017 I was eating meat 2-3x a day. Cheese / milk / honey was part of our daily intake… View Post