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 was the easiest in the bathroom so here are my simple changes I have made.  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 all)… 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

Mission Capsule Wardrobe

Mission Capsule Wardrobe

I try to do exactly what it says on the tin. Have I chosen the best time in my life to do it? Probably not. I am 35 weeks pregnant with my second. My body is nothing like it was 2-3 years ago. Not just because I am growing a human in there but the fact… View Post

Entry level – Towards Zero Waste

Entry level – Towards Zero Waste

I have been thinking what would be the advice I could give to someone who would like to tap into the Zero Waste movement but not just yet ready to swap from the all-so-convenient supermarket to a sometimes miles-away-and-a-bit-too-expensive farmers market. Who is not just yet ready to make their own moisture / sanitary pad… View Post