How to Wash your Washable Nappies

Cloth Nappies. You use them, you wash them, you reuse them. Simple as that right? Wrong. But also right. I don’t want to over complicate this and make it sound hard because it’s not but if at first your like me, a little too relaxed about how much washing powder you use, what temperatures you…

Low Waste Camping with Kids

Is it possible? Yes. It is completely Zero Waste? Not a lot is but we can try… The number 1 thing on the list is to Be Prepared. Easier said than done I know and I certainly failed a few times on this trip. But the main learning curve with all of my holidays really…

Plastic free July

Plastic free July… I must admit I’m not one to normally jump on the bandwagon with this type of thing. I’m the one that rolls her eyes at Dry January or Veganuary. Not because I think their not worth it, writing this now I’m thinking actually they are a pretty good idea, if it’s going…

Inside My Zero Waste Changing Bag

I get asked a lot how I manage a zero waste lifestyle when I’m out and about with a baby, and the answer is “exactly the same way I do at home”. It’s all about being a little bit prepared and buying the right bits and bobs. In fact I recently went on a trip…

My Low Waste Newborn Essentials

Planning for a new baby can be over whelming. There are hundreds of list out there telling us all the things we “need”. When I was first thinking about writing this article I happened to come across an article in the Daily Mail claiming to make it easier for new mums in the minefield of…