You’ve Been Greenwashed

We're all on a magical, ethical, sustainable journey together wouldn't you agree? A large population of earthlings are now becoming educated about living more sustainably. That's amazing. There's just one problem, companies are duping us with something called 'greenwashing'. Unfortunately, we've all become victim to it. "Greenwashing is the practice of making an unsubstantiated or … Continue reading You’ve Been Greenwashed

But, you don’t look sick.

Who's guilty of saying or thinking the 'you don't look sick' phrase? I'll hold my hands up, I'm 100% guilty. Having a diagnosed chronic illness must be tough on anyone, regardless of what it is. Having an undiagnosed potentially just as chronic illness, is also hard. I'm not going to to go into all of … Continue reading But, you don’t look sick.

Tenerife Minibreak – An Overview

Photos: Stacey BarbetWords: Stacey Barbet I recently spent 5 days in the glorious sunshine on the island of Tenerife. Located off the west coast of North Africa, the Canary Islands are a great destination for year round sunshine. When I was a child, I thought the Canary Islands were called that because they had lot … Continue reading Tenerife Minibreak – An Overview

How To Recycle Your Crisp Packets

Are you one of those people that just really loves delving into a bag a crisps? Getting your favourite flavour, devouring them in seconds. I wonder if before you read this, you realised that crisp packets can take decades to break down. And currently, they are not commonly recycled. No? Me either.

Never Felt So Good

I am almost 12 months into my journey of transitioning to minimalism and living sustainably. It's been a somewhat slow process, more tortoise than hare and I can often be a bit impatient. However, so far I've managed to:- overhaul my wardrobe- replace many items around the home (see here for tips)- switch to using … Continue reading Never Felt So Good