I’m not mean, I’m green!

This blog post was born after I was called ‘tight’ (Irish slang for mean with money) in a Freecycle group for asking for something inexpensive.  The rude commentator expressed amazement at my request for an item that could be bought for €5 in a shop. I explained that I only needed the item for 2 […]

10 Sexy Sustainable Lingerie Brands

I normally crop photos to a uniform size for my blog post but this week I couldn’t imagine cropping this amazing pose by model Lexy Lu, photographed by Dollhouse Photography, for lingerie brand Buttress and Snatch. What a pose! What a company name! Whoever said sustainable couldn’t be sexy doesn’t know about this company. To […]

55 Sustainable Ethical Bag Brands – Updated 24th Dec 2019

I’ve had this post in the pipeline for a long time but I wanted to wait until closer to Christmas to publish it. As I mentioned in my last post I have moved to a (predominantly) gift-free Christmas and this has freed up a lot of time and money, and heartache. The saved time is […]

Sustainable Ethical Kids Clothes – Updated 27th July 2019

I was inspired to write this post by the impending birth of a friend’s grandchild, which I’m delighted to report arrived this week happy and healthy. He’s lucky to have one of the best grandmas (I’m sure it’ll take a while for her to get used to that title) in the world to love him! […]