How to have a Sustainable Halloween

Three of the biggest parts of celebrating Halloween, is getting dressed up in a spooky costume, turning your house into a haunted mansion, and if you have...

Sustainable online shops

As most of us use the internet for shopping, it is important to make sure that the online shops we are buying from are sustainable. Please see below a list of...

Tips for refurbishing furniture

When buying, or selling, secondhand furniture, an item may need a little bit of TLC, either after you have purchased it or before you decide to sell. A lot of...

Where to find second hand and sustainably made furniture for the home

1. OnlineOnline shops such as Wayfair, or charity shop websites are a great way to find second hand furniture. Many online stores also offer a delivery...

Is second hand the most sustainable way to shop?

Fast consumerism occurs throughout our shopping habits, whether we are buying clothes, homeware or food. To lower the carbon footprint we produce from...

Reusable bags

One of the most easiest ways to make your shop more sustainable is to take your own bags. If you don’t already have a reusable bag, which if you don’t where...

How to make shopping sustainable

1. Take your own bagsOne of the easiest ways to shop sustainably is to take your own reusable bags. This means that you won’t need to buy single-use plastic...

How can you use reusables whilst you are out and about?

Whether we are going on holiday or going on a picnic, the amount of rubbish we produce and the amount of plastic we use is staggering. Luckily there is a...

Your Guide To Sustainable Shopping

12 Easy Steps To Make Your Purchases More Environmentally Friendly 1. Reduce your food waste We’ve written a step-by-step guide to get you started. 2. Eat...

What is greenwashing and how it affects us as a green consumer?

According to the Oxford dictionary greenwashing is the ‘disinformation disseminated by an organisation so as to present an environmentally responsible public...

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How to have a Sustainable Halloween

How to have a Sustainable Halloween

Three of the biggest parts of celebrating Halloween, is getting dressed up in a spooky costume, turning your house into a haunted mansion, and if you have kids (or are still a big kid yourself) going trick or treating. Being sustainable doesn’t mean you have to miss...

Reusable bags

Reusable bags

One of the most easiest ways to make your shop more sustainable is to take your own bags. If you don’t already have a reusable bag, which if you don’t where have you been, you can easily buy one from most shops, including supermarkets. The sale of reusable bags has...

Your Guide To Sustainable Shopping

Your Guide To Sustainable Shopping

12 Easy Steps To Make Your Purchases More Environmentally Friendly 1. Reduce your food waste We’ve written a step-by-step guide to get you started. 2. Eat less meat and choose better quality when you doWe’ve written a guide to reducing your meat consumption as cutting...