Zero Waste

A selection of posts on living a zero waste lifestyle. Click the images below to find blog posts on zero waste beauty, zero waste home, zero waste food and living a zero waste lifestyle.

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Honour Your Flow Reusable Cloth Pads Review

*Warning this post contains words like muff fluff, periods, fanjo, cloth pads and blood! If you are uncomfortable with that then might I suggest you read something else*

Cloth Pads

To start off my switching to reusable cloth pads rather than disposable journey I opted to try a night pad first. I thought this would be the best way to trial one without having to wear it out anywhere in case I didn’t get on with it.

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Reuse & Zero Waste Week

Zero Waste Week

In case you don’t already know this week is Zero Waste Week. This is my 2nd year of joining in and it always gets me thinking about how we can reduce, reuse and also save money. My pledge for this year is to switch from disposable sanitary products to reusable ones. My experiences of this will follow shortly as obviously it’s pretty time sensitive. In the meantime I have been thinking of other products that we could reuse in our household instead of throwing away.Read More »Reuse & Zero Waste Week

Thrifty Periods & Zero Waste Week

I’ll start of this post by saying this is a post about periods, if words like blood and vagina freak you out you then might I suggest you read something else. If however you would like to learn how you can save money on your period every month while also reducing your household waste then read on.

Zero Waste Week

I was inspired to write this post because of the theme for this years Zero Waste Week which is ‘Reuse’. I started to think about products that we use in the house and what we could start reusing insteadRead More »Thrifty Periods & Zero Waste Week

Thrifty Thursday – Zero Waste Week 2014

This year I have signed up for Zero Waste Week as an ambassador.

Zero Waste Week is an opportunity to reduce landfill waste & save money. In its seventh year, the week runs 1st – 7th September 2014. The theme is “One More Thing” – what one more thing could YOU do?’

My Pledge

I have pledged to reduce our food waste. We’re already pretty good at using up food and not wasting it but I believe that there is always room for improvement.Read More »Thrifty Thursday – Zero Waste Week 2014

Saving The World One Nappy At A Time – Reusable Nappies

This is a guest post brought to you by the lovely, mummy of four, Orlena from the blog Snotty Noses.

Reusable Nappies

For me, real or fabric reusable nappies were always the only option. I bought them before the birth of my first son so that I wouldn’t be tempted to opt out. That was over 5 years ago (gasp, I can’t believe how quickly the time has gone) and now 4 children later I’m still really happy with them and have never looked back.Read More »Saving The World One Nappy At A Time – Reusable Nappies