My counter tops aren’t stripped bare; I don’t have a cupboard full of matching glass containers with chalkboard paint labels, or wooden scrubbing brushes, or bamboo travel utensils, or matching produce bags/tea towels made from organic cotton. Phew. That feels good. Go ahead, take a moment to view me as some kind of zero waste… Continue reading I do not own a single mason jar.
Along with reducing our household waste this year, I’ve been focusing on food waste. This is a definite self improvement practice because I am terrible for leaving something a day (or three) longer than I should and then I just don’t fancy it so ignore it, push it to the back of the fridge and… Continue reading Food waste is still waste
Todays #plasticfreejuly post isn’t a tip. It’s an observation. A really frustrating observation. I popped into a supermarket this morning to grab a few pieces I can’t get in my local cooperative. They also had melons on half price and Baby Bear loves melon! Whilst I was there I thought to pick up some peppers… Continue reading Frugal vs plastic free