Eco-Friendly Living

Five Good News Climate Change Stories

When you look into what the future holds if we don't successfully curb the climate crisis in the next decade is bleak. I see news that just sends me spiralling, and it's hard to find hope with such a momentous task at hand. I feel angry sometimes, I'm in my early 20's and just finished… Continue reading Five Good News Climate Change Stories

Eco-Friendly Living · Food & Drink

Summer hack: Homemade Iced Tea on the go

Disclaimer: This post contains an affiliate link, I make commission from each sale made though it.  Last summer I shared my favourite DIY iced coffee to cool down with and now it's only fair that I share iced tea. I'm more of a coffee person, but I do love herbal teas. My bottle from WAKECup is… Continue reading Summer hack: Homemade Iced Tea on the go

Eco-Friendly Living · Travel

How to travel green this summer

Summer is well and truly upon us, and that means jetting off the new exciting locations on holidays. As wonderful as travelling is, it can have a pretty negative effect on the environment, as flying makes up 2% of all greenhouse gas emissions - and is set to grow. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)… Continue reading How to travel green this summer

Book Reviews · Eco-Friendly Living

Book Review: Turning the Tide on Plastic

With climate activism becoming a larger part of my blog I wanted to read up on plastic pollution as I continue to write about how we can help live more sustainably, Lucy Siegle's book sounded like a great starts! "Turning the Tide on Plastic: How Humanity (and you) Can Make Our Globe Clean Again" is… Continue reading Book Review: Turning the Tide on Plastic

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Top 10 Zero-Waste Essentials

Living a zero-waste, low-waste, or a minimalist lifestyle has gained popularity recently with very good reason. Our over consumption of single-use products seems to thrive from our desire for convenience, and all that plastic pollution has come back to bite us as we're on our way to having more plastic in the ocean than fish.… Continue reading Top 10 Zero-Waste Essentials

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World Environment Day: The Eco-friendly master list

Today is World Environment Day so I've decided to compile a master list of eco-friendly practices to adopt. The environment is at a breaking point, and if we don't all act now and maintain a more sustainable lifestyle and society, there's going to be no stopping global warming and ecological breakdown. Climate change isn't going… Continue reading World Environment Day: The Eco-friendly master list

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World Bee Day: How You Can Save Our Fuzzy Friends

May 20th, is World Bee Day, and now more than ever, we need to save the bees. If the bees go extinct, the result would be catastrophic as so many trees and plants would go down with them, and therefore our food, our oxygen, everything. Our ecosystem in it's natural state is awe-inspiring, but delicate,… Continue reading World Bee Day: How You Can Save Our Fuzzy Friends

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Sustainable Fashion: One dress three looks

Earlier this week I went to what's called the "Happy Market" in my university. It's an annual event held by the environmental society where students can sell unwanted clothes, last time I found some gems there as seen in my sustainable fashion haul so this time was no different. The impact fast fashion has on the… Continue reading Sustainable Fashion: One dress three looks

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Sustainable Fashion Haul

In January I suggested being more sustainable as a New Year's resolution, with saying goodbye to fast fashion featuring in the post. Since then I've upped my own sustainable fashion game, and got addicted to Depop (not sponsored, just a recommendation), this week alone I completed the 1Day No Single Use Plastic Challenge in collaboration with… Continue reading Sustainable Fashion Haul

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1Day No Single Use Plastic Challenge

Ad | Gifted Product | Affiliate Link Plastic pollution is dire, and we need to start doing everything we can to cut-back on single-use plastics. Earth Day explains that a horrifying 8 million tons of plastic is dumped in the ocean every year, a large portion of which is micro-plastic - which fish and marine life… Continue reading 1Day No Single Use Plastic Challenge