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I do not own a single mason jar.

My counter tops aren’t stripped bare; I don’t have a cupboard full of matching glass containers with chalkboard paint labels, or wooden scrubbing brushes, or bamboo travel utensils, or matching produce bags/tea towels made from organic cotton. 364 more words

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Throw caution to the wind!

How can you save money, prevent waste and make the most out of all the food you purchase? Simple, stop throwing things away as soon as they pass their sell by date and start using even the most sorry using fruit and veg wisely. 238 more words

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Let's get wrapping!

I’ve coveted beeswax wraps ever since I discovered them, they just sound so fancy and look great! The problem was that they’re quite pricey and I couldn’t really find a use to justify buying them. 507 more words

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It's wonka time

I spend a lot of time in the kitchen. Over the last 2 years I’ve begun to really trust myself and try more adventurous recipes. … 658 more words

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What's In Our Trash Can?

A few weeks ago, while wandering around the library, I found an interesting book.  It was the ‘Zero Waste Lifestyle  – Live Well by Throwing Away Less’, by Amy Korst.   1,706 more words


Plastic Free July - so how's it going?

I used gram flour and vinegar to wash my hair

Lemon balm for tea

Home made yogurt


A plastic free shopping trip

I dried lemon balm leaves to use for tea later in the year… 842 more words

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Yarn bowl wrap up

Well, the results are in and they’re mixed! It took about 3 or 4 weeks (yes, that’s not a typo! Let’s just say you need patience to make this) to dry completely inside and out. 140 more words

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