I’d say the single biggest thing that stops people from using a menstrual cup is the “ick” factor. For one thing, we’ve kind of been socialised to find periods gross, so being up close and personal with your blood might make you uncomfortable. Then, of course, there’s the concern about something that stays inside of […]

Oct 20, 2019

My Ultimate Menstrual Cup Care Tips

Read more

Everyday Eco

For years I’ve been trying to reduce my waste as much as possible, but recently I’ve been wondering, is it actually possible to live plastic-free for most of us?   Plastic-free July is officially over.  Someone get me a bar of Dairy Milk, a plastic straw and a Starbucks frappuccino in a takeaway cup, because […]

Aug 4, 2019

Why I’m no longer aiming for “plastic-free”

Read more

Everyday Eco

My favourite solid toiletries, tried and tested by me, so that you don’t have to! This blog post contains mention of gifted items and affiliate links, they are marked in line with my disclaimer policy.  I know that this will potentially make me an outcast in the sustainable blogging community, but I’ve got a confession […]

Jul 13, 2019

The best solid toiletries: A definitive list

Read more

Everyday Eco

Kylie Jenner’s face wipes have been announced as one of the items in the new “Kylie Skin” range, here’s why they’re so God awful for the planet and should be avoided at all costs. Honestly, I thought that we were past this. I thought that the jury was out on the whole “using face wipes” […]

May 16, 2019

Why you shouldn’t buy Kylie Jenner’s face wipes and 4 eco alternatives

Read more

Everyday Eco

This post contains affiliate links which are marked in line with my policy.  One of the eco switches that I put off making for the longest was getting a safety razor. Truth be told, I was terrified. I was convinced that I would spend my first year using it with more cuts on my legs […]

May 4, 2019

Safety Razors: Everything you need to know for a zero waste shave

Read more

Uncategorized

I love a good environmental statistics.  Not because they usually leave me feeling all that optimistic about the future of our planet, but because I think that they have a huge amount of power.  Living in our own little bubbles, it’s sometimes hard to imagine how our individual actions, or our actions as a society, […]

Apr 22, 2019

4 terrifying environmental statistics and what you can do to change them

Read more

Uncategorized