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didi

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A guide to recycling symbols – Recycle Week 2021

The recycling system's that we have in Britain are pretty confusing if you ask me! There are a plethora of logos and symbols placed onto product packaging. Each logo is designed to help us to dispose of materials most responsibly, but unfortunately, they have become confused and therefore often misinterpreted…
didi
September 22, 2021
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Zero Waste Week 2021- My Zero Waste Kit

—–This post contains affiliate links for products that I truly love and believe in—– This week we are celebrating the 14th annual Zero Waste Week! Founded by Rachel Strauss in 2008, Zero Waste Week is a global awareness campaign to encourage people to reduce waste, reuse materials and recycle anything…
didi
September 6, 2021
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An introduction into foraging

Foraging is a practice of gathering food from nature that goes back to the beginning of human life on this planet. But with the rapid advancement of commerce and pre-made, processed foods, the practice of foraging has somewhat become a dark art! In recent years foraging has made a comeback…
didi
August 26, 2021
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Unique Mother’s Day Gift Guide- Cornish Makers

-----This post contains affiliate links for products that I truly love and believe in----- So believe it or not we find ourselves tipping over into March again! And that means that Mothers Day is coming up. Mother's Day is another annual date that I struggle with because it feels so…
didi
February 28, 2021
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Fairtrade Fortnight 2021

Next week marks the beginning of Fairtrade Fortnight 2021. And what is that you may ask? Fairtrade is a global awareness campaign focused on improving the lives of farmers and workers in the developing world. Fairtrade's mission is to work with farmers and producers to call for better prices for…
didi
February 21, 2021
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How to stay vegan after Veganuary

Did you give Veganuary a go, or have you been thinking about going vegan/plant-based but you are not sure where to start? Or perhaps you are just looking to reduce the number of animal products that you consume? If that sounds like you then keep reading. I decided to go…
didi
February 11, 2021
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Recyclable Toothbrush Heads- Live Coco

This post contains affiliate links Switching to a sustainable lifestyle is not something that can be achieved over night, actually I'd recommend giving yourself a few transitional years and a commitment to a lifetime of learning. There are so many actions we can take to make our lifestyles friendlier to…
didi
January 25, 2021
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REAL Planner- Getting organised in 2021

2020... well among all that the year taught us, it showed us that there was almost no sense in making any plans, not even within a day! Like me many of you may have ditched you diary or planner in March and never picked it up again. But I am…
didi
January 17, 2021
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Book Swap- An eco way to enjoy books

Its no secret... I love books! The concept of a kindle or e-reader is just not something that I have been able to get on board with. I completely understand that in many ways they offer a more environmentally friendly way to read, and are better in terms of minimalism,…
didi
January 10, 2021
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The Minimalists- Less Is Now

The start of a new year is a great time to step back and evaluate. A time to create new projects and goals to work towards over the next twelve months. I always find myself really inspired to de-clutter at this time of year. My partner and I have recently…
didi
January 2, 2021