Since I started looking into all the elements of how we can reduce our waste and impact on the Planet it shocked me to find out that clothing industry is the second-largest polluter in the world.  Apparently in the Western world we wear one piece of clothing only 7 times before chunking it out. Which… View Post

Recycling Center visit in Bexley

Recycling Center visit in Bexley

So this week is recycling week and we actually went to visit our local recycling center. Trust me, I am not that organised to synchronize the two, it just happened by pure accident. 8:30 with the two boys off we went on 3 buses to reach our destination and it was all worth it. I… View Post

Reducing our waste as parents

Reducing our waste as parents

Nope, it is not an easy task and when I started back in February this year I didn’t know it will be such a bumpy ride. But I guess that makes it exciting. Every little change drives me forward. Every reused nappy / wipes / little car in perfect condition from a charity shop just… View Post

Zero Waste in the bathroom – Part 1

Zero Waste in the bathroom – Part 1

I think going plastic free and get close to Zero Waste is the easiest in the bathroom so here are my simple changes I have made there.  I decided to make a 2 part series of this post as I haven’t finished my NoPoo journey and I also haven’t tried the DivaCup  (being pregnant and… View Post

Avocado! Let’s embrace the change.

Avocado! Let’s embrace the change.

I saw a post yesterday about the new Marks and Spencer laser etched avocado and it prompt me to finally write down what I really think about this Zero Waste business. It is expensive!!     1# Zero Waste versions of the plastic ones (items). Like the bamboo toothbrush / recycled toilet paper in biodegradable… View Post