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If there’s one thing Plastic Free July has taught us it’s that plastic is everywhere. And although it sometimes seems impossible to make a difference, there are ways you can considerably reduce your waste, and it all starts with these four items . .

〰️Plastic-free Lego〰️⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ @mokulock_jp , a Japanese company has created a plastic-free answer to the much-loved kids staple. Made from sustainably sourced timber, it's free from surface finishing oil, chemical, paint, glue, dyes or colours. So co

We asked cook and author Leah Itsines the five things she does to make her meal prepping a sucess. Find out what they are via the link in our bio!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ . ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #sustainableliving #ecofriendly #consc

My reusable coffee cup has become a permanent fixture in my life. In fact, it's up there with my phone and keys as the first things I grab when I head out each day. Having a coffee cup on hand always is the absolute easiest thing you can do if you wa

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We have to admit, being winter our composting has gone a little awry so we've been thinking of other ways to repurpose our kitchen scraps. Veggie peels and offcuts make great stock, so we've been stockpiling them in the freezer to make some winter-wa

Do you love the gym but have no clue whether the sweats you're wearing have been ethically made or if they're sustainable? We hear you! Over on the site we've pulled together our new favourite activewear brands that are doing their bit for people and

⭐️ GIVEAWAY ⭐️⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Win 1 of 10 ultimate zero waste kits for you and a friend 〰️⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ In the spirit of Plastic Free July we want to help you make a difference in the fight against plastic pollution, so we rallied our friends to pull together

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We're so incredibly proud to announce we'll be working as columnists with NewsLocal network of community newspapers. Each week we'll be bringing you easy tips to live more simply and sustainably - so watch out for us in your local area! And don't for

We're all about mindful purchases and if you're after better brands when you make said purchases then you've come to the right place! In the spirit of #plasticfreejuly we've pulled together our favourite reusable bags. You know, the one's you'll neve

We love discovering brands that are doing their bit for the planet so we were thrilled when we came across Conscious Swim. An eco swimwear brand for kids, it's built on the circular economy ethos whereby materials are reused, recycled and repurposed

〰️ anxiety 〰️⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ With one in four people experiencing anxiety at some stage in their life we wanted to find out if there were simple strategies to help you feel more in control. And it turns out there's plenty. Naturopath and nutritionist Hanna

〰️ how to make your home greener 〰️ Going green doesn’t mean you need to go off grid or set up a Yurt on a self-sustaining biodynamic farm. In fact, incremental can have a significant impact on our planet. Start with these simple tips;⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Indo

〰️ plastic free July 〰️ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Today marks the start of Plastic Free July, a great initiative that shines a light on plastic pollution. It aims to raise awareness about our use of single-use plastics and the small changes we can all make to in our

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〰️ curious about cloth nappies? 〰️ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We're always getting asked which cloth nappies are best for little ones, so we thought it time we pulled together a list of our tried and tested favourites brands over on the site. Find out which ones stac

We recently chatted to model Megan Gale about the 6 things she swears by for a mindful life. Best of all, they'll work for you too. Find out what they are via the link in our bio⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ . ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #small

We've been attempting to grow our own 🥑 using the toothpick method for the last couple of months and quite frankly, we sucked at it. So when we found @leafy.lane 's genius technique over on his IGTV it was a lightbulb moment! Have you guys had any luc

OK, so who's doing Plastic Free July? We've got loads of tips coming your way, but we'd also love to find out your ultimate plastic free hacks too. Let us know below so we can kick plastic's butt together! @plantedinthewoods ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀

〰️ plastic free kitchen 〰️⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Want to know how to go plastic free in your kitchen? Here's five simple ways;⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 1. Try a bamboo dish brush and scrubbers ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 2. Opt for washable cloths over single-use⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 3. Go for tea towels and

If you want to live a little more sustainably or with less toxins in your life but don't know where to start, we hear you! Tell us what you need help with, what you want to know and share with us your wins and your struggles too. We're all in this to

Did you know you can recycle your soft plastics? We recently found a drop off point at our local pre school. We keep a bag in the laundry to stash all our snack packets, pasta packets and whatever other soft plastic we end up with and once our bag is

Have you guys read our interview with Hayden Quinn yet? We loved chatting to him about everything from sustainable fishing, his happy place and of course cooking. He was such a good sport during our recent chat that he let us convince him to answer o

Have you made the switch to reusable straws yet? Is glass your jam? What about silicon? Or is it stainless steel all the way? Would you like us to do a roundup of the best reusable straws? Tell us below!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀

When you like it SPICY!!! Our spices look nothing like @alison_wu 's but it's certainly giving us major pantry envy! Are you guys OCD with your pantry or a little more freestyle? Tell us your hacks! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀

〰️ clean beauty alert 〰️⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We road tested the BEST natural tinted moisturisers for you guys and the results are IN. Walk, don't run! These ones are game-changers for your face that are also good for you (link in our bio). What other beauty bu

Recently we sat down with foodie Hayden Quinn to see what makes the former Masterchef contestant tick. We found out the ocean is his happy place, he won't eat tuna (for sustainability reasons) and he loves nothing more than embarking on a pantry cook

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Last week we were lucky enough to meet Levi’s Vice President of Global Sustainability Michael Kobori, who in 2001, when he joined the company, was tasked with addressing working conditions in factories. Fast forward to today and he’s now responsible

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