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Shopping second hand

Shopping second hand

One of the best ways to recycle items that have life left in them that you may not need any more is to sell them, donate them to charity shops or give them to someone you know that would enjoy or benefit from it. I…

Being a little more eco-friendly: the basics | Eco Lyf

Being a little more eco-friendly: the basics | Eco Lyf

If you follow me, my blog and my YouTube channel you may have noticed that I’m very much trying to do as much as I can to be better to the planet. I have realised though that all I talk about reducing plastic, visiting farmers…

Veggie Sausage Casserole | Veg Lyf

Veggie Sausage Casserole | Veg Lyf

Sausage casserole has always been a staple winter warmer in my family and last year during my second winter as a vegetarian I was really missing it so I decided to make it myself, with inspiration from Amuse Your Bouche I developed my own accidentally…

Reusable Cotton pads| Eco Lyf

Reusable Cotton pads| Eco Lyf

I have wanted to make the change to reusable cotton pads for a while now but all the ones I looked at were so expensive. After a few weeks of struggling to find regular cotton pads in shops and noticing how much of my waste…

Ecoegg laundry detergent | Eco Lyf

Ecoegg laundry detergent | Eco Lyf

My mum bought me an ecoegg for my birthday so I have been using it for a solid 9 months now and I love it. I was having issues with regular laundry detergent leaving white marks on my (many) black band t-shirts and was also…

Adjusting to living in a house

Adjusting to living in a house

If you saw my blog post about moving out of my childhood home you’ll know that this house is the second place I’ve ever lived. I am incredibly lucky for that and know that not many people get to do that. I’m also super lucky…

The first year of my degree

The first year of my degree

That’s it. First year is over, all of the work is submitted and I know I passed at least three quarters of my assignments. You are all welcome to join me in a collective sigh of relief and a treat yourself day in bed with…

I got to work at my dream job and why I’m not sad it’s over

I got to work at my dream job and why I’m not sad it’s over

For 3 months over Christmas I had the absolute pleasure of being a Christmas temp at Lush Cosmetics in Southampton (I know this post is two months late, but better late than never). Unsurprisingly this was an absolute dream come true for me as a…

Moving out of my childhood home

Moving out of my childhood home

We moved into this flat when I was a baby and have lived here ever since. I have only ever had this bedroom and my bed has only ever been in one of two corners of the room but now this flat is not big…

Reducing waste, thoughts and tips | Eco Lyf

Reducing waste, thoughts and tips | Eco Lyf

Reducing your waste is a lot easier than you think and can make a big difference to your impact on the environment. I’ve been thinking a lot about what I do to reduce waste at the moment and looking at other ways I can reduce…