• Recipes,  Zero Waste

    My favourite zero waste snacks

    Snacks are notoriously hard to find without packaging, so here are some of my favourite snacks I'm able to get packaging free. These are perfect for busy or low key lazy people! Popcorn My favourite by far and filling the space that crisps used to take before I went zero waste. I buy the popcorn kernels in an unpacked store and…

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    How to shave with a safety razor

    It’s one of those instagrammable swaps that most people who are new to zero waste living look at in awe and trepidation.  At least, I certainly did. You know just how much money you’ve been spending on disposable razors, and they’re so heavily packaged in plastic, but you’re quite keen on your legs and don’t fancy cutting them off accidentally. Safety…

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    A to Z of Zero Waste: F – Food waste

    Welcome to our series of posts on the A-Z of zero waste! An overview of everything that has been shared so far can be found here. We've all been there, looking in the back of your cupboard and finding something incredibly out of date that you bought on sale but don't really know what to do with. Or that sad…

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    A to Z of Zero Waste: E – Energy

    Welcome to our series of posts on the A-Z of zero waste! An overview of everything that has been shared so far can be found here. Today we will be talking about energy and how we can approach it as part of a zero waste lifestyle. Climate change is huge and I don't know about you but there seems to…

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    A to Z of Zero Waste: D – Do it yourself

    Welcome to our series of posts on the A-Z of zero waste! An overview of everything that has been shared so far can be found here. As we talked about in our second article, "B - Bring your own", a lot of the waste we generate in our society today is due to our incessant hunt for convenience. It is…

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    A to Z of Zero Waste: C – Compost

    Welcome to our series of posts on the A-Z of zero waste! An overview of everything that has been shared so far can be found here. Today we're talking about composting! This may not seem initially like a key part of zero waste living but hopefully by the end of this article I can change your mind and convince you…

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    A to Z of Zero Waste: B – Bring your own

    Welcome to our series of posts on the A-Z of zero waste! An overview of everything that has been shared so far can be found here. Today will be talking about the concept of "Bringing your own..." which I'm pretty sure doesn't need explaining, but just in case I'm mistaken, it's the concept of bringing something with you to avoid…

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    A to Z of Zero Waste – Overview

    For the second half of 2019, I will be sharing my A to Z of zero waste, trying to show you all the ways you can reduce your waste. This page will serve as an overview where you can find all the posts for each topic. It will be updated weekly with links to each of the 26 article, as…

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    A to Z of Zero Waste: A – Achievable?

    Welcome to the first in our series of posts on the A-Z of zero waste! An overview of everything that has been shared so far can be found here. Today we are looking at whether zero waste living is achievable and accessible. Although this might not be the post full of quick and easy tips you were looking for, I thought…