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What's occurring this Fashion Revolution week?

Next week marks the 5th anniversary of the Rana Plaza factory disaster that killed 1,138 people, it’s also the start of Fashion Revolution week.Throughout the week I’ll be posting a few blogs… 436 more words


The struggle / 3 month update

Where to start… Well, as you might have noticed my blog has been very quiet for the last month. I had a crazy month at work (reserve/ stand by month as a flight attendant) at the same time I had my friends visiting in Dubai, so my days off were busy as well. 478 more words


One more change. See a theme here?

This beginning theme we have of focusing on one thing at a time is to avoid what happens to a very large majority of consumers – we become aware of the laundry list changes we… 923 more words


Another Small Step

Good to see Waitrose jumping on the bandwagon and ending the distribution of takeaway coffee cups in their stores by autumn 2018. It’s a small step but it will go its way to making carrying your own coffee cup the norm, just as carrying a reusable shopping bag now is. 40 more words

Green Living

12 easy plastic swaps to make TODAY

Ready to reduce your plastic use? Here are a dozen easy ways to ditch plastic NOW. 

  1. Carrier Bags. The great news is that since the 5p charge was introduced in back in October 2015, the use of plastic bags in England has dropped…
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Plastic Swaps

Conscious consumerism was much easier when I didn't have the money

After arriving to Denmark, I couldn’t find a proper job. I did what any other decent student would do: cleaned, babysitted, distributed flyers to be able to pay my rent. 438 more words

Choose one. The first of many.

Its very easy to become overwhelmed by thinking of how much change we need to make in our lives to live more environmentally friendly. We get that. 1,294 more words