Banking On Values – Ethical Banks And Where To Find Them

Today, 8th of November, is the international day for banking on values. Did you know that there is a whole alliance dedicated to transparent and ethical banks? It’s called the Global Alliance for Banking on Values, and it has 55 banks as members all…

Darning Handkerchiefs

Happy first of November! We are now, without a doubt, in the candlelit, couch-snuggling, crafts-enjoying, darning part of the year. The weather is turning darker and colder outside, and few things are as nice as coming home and cradling a warm cup. It is also…

Just Because You Can Afford It, Does Not Mean You Are Entitled To It

I think there is this general attitude amongst us people in this capitalistic world – that if you can afford it, you are entitled to it. It doesn’t matter if that something has caused pain in the making (ivory, for example). The people with the…

Half A Lamb – The Beginning

My best friend M and I have been butchering and sharing a lamb in order to decrease our food miles and focus on local produce.

(Almost) Zero-Waste Beauty Routine

A while back, I posted my very low-key, zero-waste hair care routine. The post turned out to be quite popular, so I thought I’d have a go at writing about my extremely simplified “beauty” routine. Now, I have never been big on makeup, always…

Three Simple Things You Can Do With Old Linens

Three Simple Things You Can Do With Old Linens – DIY instructions included

Two Weeks Of (Trying To) Avoid Single Use Plastic

Two Weeks Of (Trying To) Avoid Single Use Plastic

Imperfect Zero-Waste: Guest Post On Tread Lightly Retire Early

Imperfect Zero-Waste: Guest Post On Tread Lightly Retire Early!

10 Ways to Avoid Food Waste

10 Tips for how to Avoid Food Waste, rescuing those leftovers and saving money and the planet in the process!

Experiments In Zero-Waste: Hair Care

Experiments In Zero-Waste: Hair Care. How I transitioned away from shampoo, balms, and all that fuzz.