Ditching the bottle – Shampoo bars

zero waste shampoo bar

According to Recycle Now, over 35 million plastic bottles are used everyday in the UK alone, almost half of which aren’t even recycled! When you look at global figures things start to get even scarier. When we talk about avoiding plastic bottles we automatically think of swapping to reusable water bottles, but there are other ways to avoid plastic bottles. I’m starting with shampoo. Zero waste shampoo bar Swapping from liquid shampoo to a bar […]

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Zero Waste Razor

  Shaving is probably the most popular form of hair removal these days, for several reasons. It’s incredibly convenient as you don’t need to book into a salon. It’s virtually pain free, providing you don’t cut yourself. And it’s extremely cheap as you can get packets of several disposable razors for just a few pounds. But although it might not cost us much, our environment does pay a price. Disposable razors and disposable blades go […]

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The Veginning

Becoming vegan

  First off, let me just state that this is my (recent) story and experience of becoming plant-based, and nothing more. It is not an attempt to shame or judge or force you to change your own lifestyle. You do you. What works for me may not work for you. And what works for me now may not work for me in a years time, or 10 years time. Cutting out meat and/or dairy just […]

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Bookclub | The Beauty Detox Solution by Kimberly Snyder

The Beauty Detox Solution

I’d first heard of The Beauty Detox Solution book when a YouTuber by the name of AlexandrasGirlyTalk explained it was the reason she became vegan. Shortly after deciding to quit dairy I was interested in hearing other people’s reasons for doing the same, and so I gave this book a go. Kimberly Snyder is a health guru who explains how we can use less of our body’s energy on digestion and more on improving our […]

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