Zero Waste Ideas

Should we have a zero waste jar?

Should we have a zero waste jar?

I love a good challenge and a zero waste jar seems to be the done thing amongst ‘zero wasters’  (no idea if that is the technical term…but I like it!) It’s basically a jar where you store the minuscule amount of waste you’ve  produced…kinda like […]

Zero Waste Products – what do you actually need?

Zero Waste Products – what do you actually need?

What zero waste products do you really need to become zero waste? Does Buying Zero Waste Products Actually Help The Environment? It seems kind of contradictory to be writing a post about buying more things in order to produce less waste. There are so many […]

Zero Waste Tea – buy & make waste free tea

Zero Waste Tea – buy & make waste free tea

Want to know how to become a zero waste tea drinker? Being British I know that tea drinking is a pretty big deal! Brits consume over 60 billion cups each year (I think about half that figure is my parents!) I mean who doesn’t love […]

A letter to my babies…I’m sorry…

A letter to my babies…I’m sorry…

To my little boys, I lay awake tonight as you sleep peacefully next to me. There are so many thoughts running through my mind that I don’t really know how to start putting them into words. It’s as if the cloak of denial is finally […]

Waste Free Challenge  | 50+ zero waste swaps!

Waste Free Challenge | 50+ zero waste swaps!

Our Waste Free Challenge is full of zero waste swap ideas, suggestions and tips to get you living waste free. We developed it as a way to really push ourselves to create less waste as a family. Some say that the efforts of individuals don’t matter […]

3 “eco” things you probably do that are actually bad for our planet!

3 “eco” things you probably do that are actually bad for our planet!

It feels great to do something that helps the environment doesn’t it? Whether it’s saying no to a single-use straw or walking to the shops, we can at least feel that we’re doing something to help planet earth. Because, most of us care about the […]

Zero Waste Bathroom

Zero Waste Bathroom

Ideas for a Zero Waste Bathroom The bathroom. Usually the smallest room in the house but it’s responsible for producing a lot of waste! Our shampoo bottles and toilet rolls are often overlooked when it comes to  recycling too with only 50% ending up in […]

Is Your Sunscreen Harming The Ocean?

Is Your Sunscreen Harming The Ocean?

Sunscreen Pollution – We’ve all heard about how plastics are destroying our oceans but what about our sunscreen? Most sunscreens contain chemicals that are harmful to marine life and it doesn’t just enter the water when you go for a swim! Each year around 14,000 tons of […]


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