You've all heard me harping on and on about plastic pollution and it seems some of our efforts to reduce the amount of plastic we use are finally paying off! A recent study by the Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas) has found that the number of plastic bags on the seabeds surrounding the … Continue reading Zero Waste Wonders
Shaving for me is like trying to get the last bit of ketchup out of a bottle, it's like temperature control in an office (too hot, too cold, never right), it's like finding somewhere you really want to eat but realising they don't accept card and the closest cash machine is a 10 minute walk … Continue reading FFS – The Shaviour
A year ago today I embarked on my Bella Green journey and published my first ever blog post. To mark to the occasion I'd like to take some writing space to thank those who have supported, followed and inspired me to continue. At times it has been tough. Making time to research and write whilst juggling … Continue reading Happy Blogiversary toooo meeee!
The most ethical gift of all is the gift of Nothing. Often we are given gifts that we do not need, nor want. The gift of nothing saves money, prevents waste (both gift and packaging wise) and puts more emphasis on having a good time, rather than a materialistic Christmas. If you have a large … Continue reading Christmas Gifts: 10 Ethical Ideas
Every year, the world uses over 3.6 billion toothbrushes. Every year, we throw about 2 billion of them away - most of them end up in landfills and oceans. The majority are made from plastic which does not biodegrade. In my music festival post a few months back I mentioned my Humble Brush (made from a biodegradable … Continue reading Live Coco
Happy Friday guys! October is Fairtrade month, so here are five of my Fairtrade favourites: Bananas - I have at least one banana a day, they couldn't NOT be top of my list. Always make sure they are organic AND Fairtrade (good for the worker and the environment). Jyoti Fair Works - Earlier this year … Continue reading 5 Fairtrade Faves
99% of the year I use make-up that is the palest shade. However sometimes, on those very odd occasions when my skin meets sunshine, I need something a little darker. But because it's only a small portion of the year that I need a darker shade I begrudge buying a new product. This is where … Continue reading Lush Colour Supplement