Author: Emmy

How to keep your clothes looking brand new!

It’s the start of Fashion Revolution week and time to learn how to look after our clothes. Lots of us have been checking our fashion eco footprint over on Thredup.com .  The calculator shows us where we are vs the average person and then what this amounts to in flights.  At the end of the […]

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Are reuseable cloth wipes any good?

So you’re thinking of making the switch to reuseable/cloth wipes? Great news for you is reuseable wipes are actually becoming cool again with the rise of the eco warrior and more awareness of the environmental impact our choices have on the world around us. Personally I love helping folk make the swap from disposable over […]

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Review of Pacifica Wake Up Beautiful Mask and Glow Baby Youthful Face Scrub

always remember when I moved back home from England and we were looking for a new house.  We stayed with a family member and I had only brought a suitcase of stuff.  Of course there were many things I forgot and an exfoliator was on that list.  I will never forget the impact on my […]

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Pit Putty – Natural Deodorant Review

I’ve been using deodorants focused on natural ingredients for a couple of years now in an effort to avoid aluminum.  More recently it has also been important for me to reduce the amount of plastic in my bathroom and I slightly reevaluated what deodorants I am happy to use. After spotting one of my posts […]

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A year without new clothes completed

As of Januray 1st 2020 that was it. A year without new clothes is complete. This time last year I watched the Stacey Dooley documentary on Fashions dirty secrets.  It was after that I decided to take myself and my 3 kids on a journey to give up fast fashion.  As somebody who had only […]

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Norwex Laundry Powder Review

Update:  Having realised Norwex are not able to confirm their cruelty free stance I am no longer using this powder but the review is still an honest one on how it worked.  I am now using Fill laundry powder which is also eco friendly and cheaper – the review is here. In an effort to […]

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Eco Friendly Washing Powder Review

This weekend I checked out my local refill store for their launch day.  It was packed but thankfully I knew what I was looking to try, the laundry powder.  This store stocked Fill laundry powder which ticks lots of boxes as it is Cruelty Free, Vegan and Eco Friendly.  Winner. Armed with an old peanut […]

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Ditching plastic – Should we all swap to Ethical TOilet Roll?

I was delighted to be contacted by Potty About My Planet and asked to try out their new plastic free 3 ply Bamboo toilet rolls. I am a few rolls into my 12 pack box and we are getting on pretty great with it.  The 3 ply bamboo is stronger than the previous loo roll […]

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