The Importance of World Rainforest Day 2020

Originally published 22 June 2020. Hello everyone!  I have a question, were you aware, that today, June 22nd, is World Rainforest Day? It is an incredibly important day to spread awareness and help everyone realise the danger our rainforests are in at present.  By now, we are all aware of the continuous need to beContinue reading “The Importance of World Rainforest Day 2020”

3 Worthwhile Purchases That Have Helped Me Lower My Waste

Originally published in June 2020. As you may have learnt by now, lowering my everyday waste and leading a more sustainable lifestyle is one of my life’s passions. But what comes alongside this also, is how it helps me save money too – which is a part of lowering waste, people do not realise isContinue reading “3 Worthwhile Purchases That Have Helped Me Lower My Waste”

What It Means to Say ‘Environmentalists For Black Lives Matters’

Originally published in June 2020. With the Black Lives Matter movement being global news the past few weeks, highlighting just how important it is to educate and speak up for the people of colour being unfairly treated. It didn’t sit right for me not to acknowledge the topic on this blog, as I find itContinue reading “What It Means to Say ‘Environmentalists For Black Lives Matters’”

Understanding The Damages of Unsustainable Materials

Originally published in June 2020. The world of fabric and material, and just how sustainable they are, may be something that doesn’t cross your mind when buying a new top or dress. As the world of Sustainability can be a little confusing, when you delve further into what a garment truly needs to be, to be fullyContinue reading “Understanding The Damages of Unsustainable Materials”

Low Waste Etsy Shop Picks

Originally published in May 2020. In the spirit of supporting small businesses, which is more important than ever at the moment, today I wanted to create a post about my Etsy ‘Low Waste Shop’ picks, I’ve either bought from, lusting after or eyeing up! I find Etsy such a great platform to buy from, withContinue reading “Low Waste Etsy Shop Picks”

A ‘Low Waste vs Zero Waste’ Debate

Originally published in May 2020. Now I wanted to write this post for two reasons, the first to obviously talk about what I mentioned in the title; the debate between what it means to be Low Waste vs Zero Waste, of course. But, I also wanted this to be a little bit of a disclaimer postContinue reading “A ‘Low Waste vs Zero Waste’ Debate”

5 Sustainable Fashion Brands with a Positive Supply Chain

Originally published in May 2020. With the world currently turned on its head and most of us having some form of financial stress, clothes shopping may not be at the forefront of everyones mind. For me it certainly isn’t, with nowhere to go and money I now must saviour due to graduate jobs very bleak.Continue reading “5 Sustainable Fashion Brands with a Positive Supply Chain”

5 Low Waste Starter Items to Save You Money

Originally published May 2020. Hello, welcome back! Today I have another low waste post for you, but with this being something I actually wrote as part of my third year Final Major Project for university! Part of my FMP idea was creating a Low Waste website which educates on how it can save you MoneyContinue reading “5 Low Waste Starter Items to Save You Money”

The Low Waste Trails: Homemade All-Purpose Cleaner

Originally published in April 2020. Today I wanted to talk a little bit about Zero Waste and Sustainability, specifically a recipe (I think I would called it that?!) of an all-purpose cleaner I have made using only three ingredients. Having found it online, from a website called Gypsy Soul, I’ve been wanting to make my ownContinue reading “The Low Waste Trails: Homemade All-Purpose Cleaner”

The Low Waste Trails: Haircare Bars

Originally published in February 2020. Over the past year or so, my passion and interest in Sustainability has grown and grown. Well, in my bid to live a more Zero Waste lifestyle, I’ve began to dip into lots of various swaps to products I usually would use day-to-day. I wanted to start this little mini-seriesContinue reading “The Low Waste Trails: Haircare Bars”