The plastic issue has gained way more traction in the last year. Ordinary people are becoming more aware and making changes in their own lives to reduce their plastic intake. It’s a talking point - and when in shops and restaurants people are praising for us refusing plastic bags or straws. It’s incredible, I never … Continue reading Tips for plastic free living
12 years is it? That’s how long they’ve given us until we’ve screwed up the earth so much that we can’t go back. We’ve known about climate change for decades, maybe even over 100 years. But instead of taking responsibility for our actions we’ve actually ignored the natural disasters and record breaking temperatures and kept … Continue reading 12 years to reverse the effects of climate change…
How do you become more sustainable in your choice of clothing? My clothing buys are 90% second hand and have been for years, but I’ve recently been looking more into sustainable fabrics. I still have a lot of polyester/nylon clothing in my wardrobe and knowing that the fibres are leaking into the water system makes … Continue reading Affordable sustainable clothing… does it exist?
I just watched the Netflix documentary Plastic Ocean and it made me cry. I spend my working days talking to people about this extreme issue and the amount of dismissive and ignorant people makes me feel sad to be human. How have we got to this point of no return and yet still people try … Continue reading A plastic ocean
So plastic is a huge environmental issue. If you don’t know already know that you must be either living under a rock or very naive. For the last 2 years I’ve been taking part in something called ‘Plastic Free July’ where by I try to live plastic free (or close to it) for the whole … Continue reading Plastic Free July