Single use wipes are the next product that has been brought to the general publics attention for its impact on the environment, and whilst beaby wipes seem to be bearing the brunt of it... they are not the only wipes to blame.Read More
As part of our simple changes series this week we are talking periods, and some of this may shock you! - But not for the reasons you may think....Read More
Our blog posts seem to have taken on a bit of theme of late, so I have decided to call them the 'simple changes series'!
We have already heard so much about plastic shopping bags and how they are/were a scourge upon the environment. Whether you love or hate the fact that you now have to take your own bags to the shops or be charged for them, there is no denying that it has had a huge positive effect....Read More
Following on from our last post about switching up your eco cleaning products we have had some requests for recipes. So I have listed some below for you...Read More
* Part of the Simple Changes Series *
In previous posts we have looked at how changing the products you use to do your laundry can have a dramatic effect on; you, the environment and your purse/wallet. So to continue our theme, we are going to look at another easy place to make simple changes that have a big impact, and that is the products you use to clean your home.
No doubt you will have come across something made from Bamboo. It is perhaps the most versatile plant that I have come across, so versatile, it can be used to make anything from a house to a pair of socks! Whilst that fact on its own is pretty mind blowing, there are a whole host of other reasons for the continued rise in popularity of bamboo.Read More
Stains are big business in the laundry world, especially if you ever wear white, own a carpet or live within 5 miles of a child.....Read More
Originally I was going to include fabric conditioners in with the detergents in part 1, but it was getting very long! And really fabric conditioners need a space to themselves because, well, you'll see!Read More
Many people believe that eco practices need to be big bold statements, a complete 180 on the things they currently do, which scares people off the idea. This is a shame, I am a big believer in taking small steps, making small changes and it adding up to a big difference.Read More
Over the past couple of months we have had the pleasure of trialing the range of skincare from Planted. Being able to try out new products is definitely one of the perks of what we do, but not just because we get to use the products, but we also get to 'meet' lovely new people and learn new things!
I do tend to get quite excited when there is a new product to test out, but it is not often that I am so excited by a new product once I have started using it that...Read More