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Avocado Pit Turned Fake Egg

It was a dark and stormy winter….and my hens were bored. Here in the Pacific Northwest, our hen yards can get pretty mucky and the chickens tend to turn to deviant eating behaviors, like, well, eating their own eggs. 240 more words


Are you keen to embrace plastic free living but not sure where to start?

Here are are our top 10 simple steps to get started… 686 more words

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I was set a challenge. To make up a gift box of treats for a lovely colleague called Jennifer; and to make it plastic free. 704 more words


I want to make less plastic – but where do I start?

Firstly, a huge THANK YOU to everyone who has popped over and read my previous posts, contributed with comments, provided me with more resources to try, made some changes in your own lives or merely pondered making some changes. 327 more words

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Peak into my ‘modestly green’ bathroom

Prepare yourself, I’m about to open the door to my bathroom and unveil some plastic-free initiatives.  They are e-a-s-y, cheap and produce less waste than the supermarket options and (generally) awesome. 793 more words

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Plastic, plastic everywhere – in my cupboards and underwear

I haven’t investigated the underwear fibre thing, but it wouldn’t surprise me to discover plastic: one for the ‘to do list’.

Heads-up: my usual posts are VERY politically correct and I tread lightly hoping to appeal to my reader’s contemplative side.  874 more words

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Refill not Landfill

With my decisive ‘reducing plastic goals’ in mind, shopping (even yawn-factor food shopping) is a new experience.

For y-e-a-r-s I have been an avid supporter of my local farmers market and we shop there weekly; rain, hail or shine.  718 more words

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