Nude food lunchboxes may seem tricky, but here are tips so you can easily achieve it. By keeping an open mind and with practice it will get easier!
In this post it's not about how much you change, or how perfect you are at it, it's about starting! As you start your eco journey, I share the main areas of what has and hasn’t worked for me on my journey so far.
I am very fond of our couch, don’t get me wrong! But since I’ve become more aware of the state of our environment, I’ve been looking at life in a different way. There’s been a lot of reading and researching, and maybe getting older (‘wiser’ 😉) or even being a mum and seeing how quickly my kids are growing - have brought on a few realisations!
So what does it mean to shop sustainably? Buying something pre-loved? New, but good quality? I think it depends on the type of product you are looking for, your financial situation and whether the pre-loved items available meet your requirements. Sometimes what you are looking for just isn’t available second-hand so buying it new is the only option. But if you are buying new, there are things to look out for so that your purchase ideally never ends up in landfill.
In January 2018 I sat down with my two sons, aged four and six at the time, to watch a show we had been waiting anxiously to see - Blue Planet II. Little did I know the impact it would have on me and my family. That it would completely change the way I want to live.