Beauty Kitchen Invisible Mineral Sunscreen – Review

When I was researching my Sustainable Summer post I spotted this product at half-price on the Holland and Barrett website. We already had sunscreen at home but I needed something that was less sticky, suitable for putting on the face and small enough to fit in my handbag. At its reduce price I figured this […]

Sustainable Shaving for Mother Nature’s Son

In recognition of the impending celebration of Fathers Day this weekend I’ve roped my husband into writing this week’s post. I hope you’re a Beatles fan because, inspired by a recent trip to Abbey Road, he’s peppered his post with song titles by the fab four! See how many you can spot. (Tip: there are 23 […]

Sustainable Summer – Updated 30th October 2019

My daughter is constantly asking me how many days it is to summer so I have a daily reminder that it just around the corner and to be honest I’m counting down the days too. I have more free time when the kids are in school and the house stays cleaner for way longer! But […]

Minimalist Non-Toxic Zero Waste Skin and Hair Care – Updated 28th August 2019

I aim to buy as little as possible in life, partly for environmental reasons, partly for economic reasons and partly (mostly if I’m honest) because the less you own the easier housework is. For me minimalism is all about saving time and hassle and this philosophy extends to my skin and hair care routine, which […]

Review of 2017

Before I set off with my new year’s resolutions for 2018 it’s worth taking stock of how last year’s experiments went. I’ve always tried to live sustainably but it wasn’t until 2017 that i had the time and energy to invest in it. At first i was overwhelmed by the conflicting information out there and […]