Guppyfriend Stop Microwaste laundry bag: A Review

A couple of months ago, I was delighted to discover this Guppyfriend Micro waste prevention laundry bag. Although rather pricey, after discovering that plastic fibres were released from inside the washing machine via the washing plastic based fabrics, I was determined to stop my contribution to this going forwards. After a couple of months of … Continue reading Guppyfriend Stop Microwaste laundry bag: A Review

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2017; my year of a thousand tears

Finally, 2017 has come to an end. A year in which I have struggled, a culmination of a dozen endings with no new beginnings, just an expanse of limbo and sadness whilst trying to work out what is the meaning of my life and my next steps forward. Being alone a lot of the year has meant … Continue reading 2017; my year of a thousand tears

Merry Consumermas!

I know I sound like a massive scrooge, and believe me I’ve tried so hard to get into the spirit of things… but to be honest I don’t really get Christmas. Granted, I come from a mixed race household and I am not of a wholly Christian background however every element of Christmas is now … Continue reading Merry Consumermas!

When life gives you lemons…

Lemons to me used to be either a zingy ingredient in cooking, or something to have when your throat starts to feel scratchy in the winter months. Little did I know the endless uses there are for this miracle fruit... CLEAN Lemons are now one of my three household cleaning staples, alongside vinegar and bicarbonate … Continue reading When life gives you lemons…

Thoughts on the fashion industry

As September, the month of fashion weeks draws to a close, I am reflecting on my thoughts towards fashion. In my early twenties, this world of glitz and glamour excited me massively. Why is it that it is so immensely appealing to people, myself included? As the fifth most polluting industry in the world, equal … Continue reading Thoughts on the fashion industry

Zero Waste Swap Reviews Part 3- TISSUES VS HANDKERCHIEFS

The rule of the game is, anything disposable is always going to cost you more money. Think about it this way; if you are buying something to immediately throw it away, you are literally throwing away your money. So aside from the environment, disposable items make no economical sense at all in our day to … Continue reading Zero Waste Swap Reviews Part 3- TISSUES VS HANDKERCHIEFS

What’s in my bag- ECO EDITION- Zero waste essentials

I am that person who needs to be prepared for any event; trousers split? Don't worry, I have a safety pin and a sewing set. Suddenly come down with a stinking cold? No problem, I have the whole of Holland & Barrett's flu care section stuffed into a side pocket. Consequently, my handbags look like … Continue reading What’s in my bag- ECO EDITION- Zero waste essentials