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Preparing for Summer in The City

Preparing for Summer in The City

This year will be my fifth Summer in The City, my fourth staying in London for the event. Over the years I feel like I’ve perfected what I need to take with me and have prepared. Firstly, the essential items: Water bottle, most of the […]

Ecobricks- why and how

Ecobricks- why and how

Ecobricking started to be shared a lot in eco groups and generally on Facebook and other social media in late 2018. It is a way to upcycle plastics that would otherwise go to landfill by turning them into bricks to be used in structures.  The […]

Cruelty free tattoo aftercare

Cruelty free tattoo aftercare

As of writing this post I have a small collection of 9 tattoos, with my most recent also being my largest. Through healing my skin art I have found the best combination of aftercare products for me. For my first, I followed everyone’s instructions and […]

My first clean up with Plastic Patrol

My first clean up with Plastic Patrol

Recently, I took my luggage to work with me and traveled to London after my shift. As part of my work experience with Plastic Patrol I was asked if I could come help out at an event at Hackney Marshes. The weekend involved 6 clean […]

Achieving my 2019 goals

Achieving my 2019 goals

Yes I do know that it’s March and it’s a little late to be setting goals for the year but this isn’t that. This is that I have actually achieved one of my goals. I set myself two main goals for 2019: get a new […]

Low waste, not zero waste

Low waste, not zero waste

With people like Bea Johnson and Lauren Singer, amongst many others promoting and making waves with their zero waste lifestyles, I realised the impact I was making with my waste and wanted to make a change. I tried to go zero waste, I really tried, […]

Vegan pancakes | Veg Lyf

Vegan pancakes | Veg Lyf

As we head closer to the big day and as many people, myself included, try to make more plant based choices, I decided to take one for the team and try out two different pancake recipes and let you know what I thought. The first […]

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 […]