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November 24, 2017
how to reduce packaging and food waste

Reducing packaging and food waste through innovation

Reducing packaging and food waste are topics I’m passionate about. So much so, food waste is one of the most popular themes for Zero Waste Week.
November 19, 2017
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How to make sourdough discard banana bread

This week I’ve entered the world of sourdough. I’ve been wanting to make sourdough bread for YEARS. I had a go about twelve years ago and […]
November 6, 2017
three ways to spend less money with your zero waste lifstyle

Three ways to reduce your spending for a zero waste lifestyle

How was your #LiveMoreWithLess month? It was a case of ‘you win some, you lose some’ for me!
November 4, 2017
8 ways to use up broccoli stalks zero waste week

8 ideas for using up broccoli stalks!

Once upon a time, my broccoli stalks used to get thrown in the compost pile after I’d eaten the florets. Then it dawned on me that […]
October 11, 2017
different plastic polymer recycling codes zero waste week

How to recycle mixed plastics in the UK

Ask anyone what the bane of their zero waste lifestyle is and 90% of people will say something to do with plastics. When we started our […]
October 9, 2017
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#LiveMoreWithLess month – 9 days in

How is your #LiveMoreWithLess month going? I admit it was tougher than I thought for the first week. I found myself going to buy something and […]
October 2, 2017
live more with less campaign october zero waste week

#LiveMoreWithLess month – beg, borrow, barter or swap!

I’d heard about Buy Nothing Day which takes place every November and how some people extend it for the full month. I was aware of ‘The […]
September 30, 2017
live more with less month october zero waste week

It’s #LiveMoreWithLess month!

October is live more with less month. You didn’t know about it?
September 13, 2017
thieves blend recipe zero waste week

Thieves oil recipe – the perfect home made zero waste antibacterial household cleaner!

I shared a photo of my homemade multi purpose cleaner (Thieves blend) on Instagram during Zero Waste Week and a few people asked for my recipe. […]
September 4, 2017
offers discounts and prizes for zero waste week

Discounts & competitions for Zero Waste Week 2017

During Zero Waste Week, you can enjoy discounts on items that help you reduce waste and be in with a chance of winning fantastic prizes. EDIT […]