Monthly Wrap Up

Month in Review {March}

Largely due to doing my Zero Waste Challenge week, I seem to have read an awful lot of non-fiction “how to” type books this month. There was a definite lack of quality fiction! I’m about 70% through my Goodreads Challenge, and only three months into the year! I would say this was a matter of… Continue reading Month in Review {March}

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Zero Waste Challenge

Zero Waste Challenge Wrap Up

In case you missed all the excitement, I’ve been doing a week long zero waste challenge – a plastic fast, if you will! The rules were simple: Avoid single-use plastic for one week, and no new plastic of any kind I get 5 “free passes”, for things I can’t live without If I already had… Continue reading Zero Waste Challenge Wrap Up

Zero Waste Challenge

Zero Waste Challenge: Day 7

My last day of the Zero Waste Challenge! I decided to go all out and finish my cleaning supplies, but was somewhat thwarted in the food department by a killer hangover. Food With a cracking hangover this morning, McDonald’s was a must. Luckily, all the non-fruit things come in paper. However, I did buy juice… Continue reading Zero Waste Challenge: Day 7

Jessica Rees

100 Organic Skincare Recipes [Book Review]

Author: Jessica Rees | Publisher: Adams Media Corporation Stimulate your senses with Lemon Poppy Seed Scrub. Rejuvenate your skin with a Glowing Goddess Face and Body Mask. Wash away your worries with a Fizzy Mojito Foot Spa. Filled with all-natural ingredients like lavender essential oil and brown sugar, each recipe in 100 Organic Skincare Recipes… Continue reading 100 Organic Skincare Recipes [Book Review]

Zero Waste Challenge

Zero Waste Challenge: Day 4

After the fiasco that was yesterday, I was determined to do better today. I’m also relieved that today was a work from home day. I have a sneaking suspicion that not being at work contributed heavily to my successes over the weekend… My plan for today was to do a lot of work, while in… Continue reading Zero Waste Challenge: Day 4

Bea Johnson, Zero Waste Challenge

Zero Waste Home [Book Review]

Author: Bea Johnson | Publisher: Penguin Bea Johnson transformed her family's health, finances, and relationships for the better by reducing their waste to an astonishing half litre per year. It's all down to the 5 Rs: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot (and only in that order!). Zero Waste Home shows how these key principles can… Continue reading Zero Waste Home [Book Review]