Creating a more sustainable kitchen is not something that you can achieve overnight. It’s a process that takes time and patience. Even now after a few years of making switches we still don’t have what I would call a completely sustainable kitchen.Read More »7 Easy Swaps for a Sustainable Kitchen
Are you just starting out on your sustainable lifestyle journey? Check out these blog posts to help you get started.
Decluttering your home can often be a stressful process. First, you need to find a decluttering method that works for you. Next, you have to actually set some time aside to do the decluttering. Then once you have completed your decluttering you’ve got to find new homes for all of your unwanted items.
Trying to live a zero waste lifestyle can be hard at times. Unfortunately, we don’t live in a world that helps or encourages us to lead this type of life. Zero waste is bad for business.Read More »9 of the Best Ted Talks on Zero Waste You Need To Watch Today!
Did you see the latest news on wet wipes? It was kind of hard to miss; over 5,000 wet wipes were found near the Thames! That is because people have been flushing them down the toilet rather than putting them in the bin.Read More »What Do You Flush Down your Sink & Toilet?
One area of decluttering that I always seem to struggle with is our electronic devices. All of our other items go straight to the charity shop which is pretty straightforward. Well, it is after I’ve driven around with the bags in my boot for at least a month. Please, tell me I’m not the only one that does this?
Over the last 5 years, I have been working on reducing my bathroom waste. I’ve made several switches to help me achieve this including…Read More »Switching to a Water Flosser – Zero Waste Lifestyle
One of the easiest ways to living a zero waste lifestyle is to replace any disposable products you use with reusable ones. Obviously, this is not something that you can do all on one go but even if you make one switch a month, after a year you’ll be well on your way to zero waste.
Simplifying our food isn’t something that I intentionally set out to do. It happened as a by-product of a new diet I’m on to help heal my IBS. The diet is very restrictive which has meant I’ve had to cut back on a number of foods and cut out everything processed. Read More »How to Simplify your Food & Eating Habits
If you are a regular here at Gypsy Soul then you may remember a while ago when I made my own reusable beeswax wraps with a friend. We wanted to reduce the amount of single-use plastic we were using in our kitchen. Read More »Reusable Food Wrap by BeeBee Wraps – Alternatives to Cling Film
When I first started out on my mission to simplify our life I completely underestimated how much work that would actually be. That sounds kinda crazy, as surely simplifying means things are simple and if something is simple it’s easy right?Read More »3 Steps to Simplifying your Life