It seems the Iceland Christmas advert, banned or not banned, has gotten everyone's ears open to the issues surrounding palm oil. Seriously Iceland, I already loved you for your frozen Greggs pasties (once a northern lass, always a northern lass - also, currently craving one out here in Thailand!!!), but bravo for bringing this issue … Continue reading 3 Steps To Help Solve The Palm Oil Problem
It's that time of year and I'm at that age... everyone's getting married! So, without further ado, here's the low down of an outfit I wore to my cousin's beautiful wedding on Saturday and which will be worn time and time again and again for the other weddings in my diary. The jumpsuit: Mayamiko Mayamiko … Continue reading Sustainable Fashion: A Wedding Guest Outfit
As a regular frequenter and fan of Nottingham (the city not the football team, just to be clear) I was hardly surprised to find them featured in Pebble Mags guide to sustainable cities. I was pleased to see some of my favourite places in Nottingham on the guide as well as some new places for me to … Continue reading Nottingham: Sustainable City Guide
Ideally the most sustainable way to chop and change your wardrobe is to not buy brand new.But sometimes you just can't find what you need raking round vintage shops or scrolling through second hand websites. If you do need to buy brand new, then make sure it's from an ethical source. Somewhere that looks into … Continue reading Fashion Revolution Week: 10 ethical brands
MEMO for those of you that may have forgotten; Mother's Day is just two weeks away. Here are some ideas on what to get those important women (Mam, Auntie, Gran, Mum, Grandma, Mommy, Mother, Sister, Neighbour, Great Aunt... whoever it is) in your life. How about a candle from the Recycled Candle Company - Made from … Continue reading Mams Day: Ethical Gift Guide
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!
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