These days, it can feel like everyone and their next-door neighbour’s dog is boycotting the high street. Most of us know that it’s unethical, but why is “fast fashion” so bad? Let’s go back to the fundamentals.   Thanks to the internet and the barrage of tweets every single day telling us who we should be […]

Jan 30, 2019

The Fundamentals of Fast Fashion: Why it’s fucked up

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Unless you’ve been living under a rock/avoiding those Lad Bible style pages on Facebook (I can’t blame you if it’s that last one tbh), then you’ve definitely heard that Gregg’s have got a new vegan item on their menu. Yep, that’s right, the infamous plant-based sausage roll. That little parcel of crispy goodness that sent […]

Jan 19, 2019

Gregg’s, McDonald’s, Gillette: Should we buy “ethical” products from “unethical” brands?

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At the beginning of last year, I was already on my ethical and eco-living journey. But, to be honest, I was kind of half-arsing it. I spent a lot of the year prior writing about all of the things I was going to do (using a safety razor! Going vegetarian! Finding a local farm shop!), […]

Jan 13, 2019

What sustainable changes did I make in 2018?

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As an ethical, sustainable and eco-friendly lifestyle blogger, is it possible for me to make money online without exploiting my readers and the planet? Sidebar ads. Swipe up links. Kardashians advertising sweets that make your hair shiny. Let’s not skirt around the subject: The internet as it stands in 2019 is one hell of a […]

Jan 5, 2019

Is it possible to make money as an “ethical blogger”?

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Nobody believes in the magic of Christmas quite like children. Spending time with them can take a season that I already love and make it even more special. It’s the only day you’ll get me out of bed with a smile on my face before 7am, ready to watch them absolutely loose their minds when […]

Nov 29, 2018

Ethical Gift Guide: Kiddies

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Every man is not the same. And yet, at Christmas, you could easily be mistaken in thinking that they all love novelty socks, Lynx Africa and, well, not much else. The possibilities for male present buying in physical shops are pretty appalling. The shelves are all angry looking shower gels that promise to do 50 […]

Nov 28, 2018

Ethical Gift Giving: The men in your life

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