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Ethical Electronics - what to buy and what to avoid

Using the Baptist World Aid 2016 Ethical Electronics guide, I’ve provided an easily accessible snapshot of which brands you should seek out and which to avoid when buying electronic goods. 333 more words

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Four Waste Reduction Resolutions for the New Year

Happy New Year! Did you make resolutions for 2017?  The new year is a great opportunity to think about what’s important to you in life – what makes you happy, what keeps you healthy.  268 more words


So, 2017. What do you have in store?

Been a while since I wrote anything, but I’m going to try and amend that this year with more regular updates. Not because I expect people to read them, but because the purpose of writing for me has always been a way to vent what’s inside, allow my creativity an outlet, and maybe if I’m lucky, make someone smile. 738 more words

A year of buying no new clothes?

I love shopping, especially online. Can I really do this?

What is driving this? Two major goals:

First, I need less in my life. I found out this year that when I packed away more than half of my wardrobe, I actually felt calmer on a daily basis. 495 more words


The Compact

Over the last couple of weeks I’ve been reading The Non-Consumer Advocate. The Non-Consumer Advocate is a long-running frugality blog written by Katy Wolk-Stanley… 587 more words


Buy Nothing Boxing Day

Boxing Day, traditionally, was a thing in Britain’s Victorian era. Boxes were left out in front of churches for people to donate gifts for the poor. 305 more words

Black Friday

Stop the mindless consumerism. Black Friday is Buy Nothing Day.