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Category: Eco Friendly

  1. 7 Easy Ways To Use Essential Oils Around The Home

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    Are you looking for natural and effective ways to enhance your home's ambiance, improve your skin and sleep, and even repel insects? Look no further than essential oils. These concentrated plant extracts have been used for centuries for their therapeutic properties and pleasant scents. With a little creativity, you can easily incorporate essential oils into your daily routine to improve your home's environment and boost your well-being. They're also a cost-effective solution for many applications as only a few drops are usually needed.

    In this article, we'll share seven simple and practical ways to use essential oils around your home, from making your own reed diffusers and soothing irritated skin to freshening up your laundry and keeping insects at bay. Whether you're new to essential oils or a seasoned user, these tips will help you get the most out of these versatile and natural wonders.

  2. Easy Ways To Live A More Sustainable Life

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    The term "sustainability" might seem intimidating, but living a more sustainable life doesn't have to be difficult or expensive. In fact, there are many simple and practical ways to reduce your environmental impact and make a difference in the world. Whether you're looking to save energy, conserve water, reduce waste, or support sustainable agriculture, there are plenty of easy ways to get started.

    In this article, we'll explore several easy ways to live a more sustainable life. From small changes at home to supporting sustainable food systems, there are many ways to make a positive impact on the environment. By adopting these habits, you can not only help preserve natural resources but also save money and improve your quality of life.

    So, if you're ready to make a difference and live a more sustainable life, keep reading!

  3. How To Make Your Workout More Eco-Friendly And Cost-Effective

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    When people talk about ways to be more eco-friendly, they usually say things like recycling, turning down the thermostat, and taking shorter showers. Of course, these things are important, but if you care about making less of a negative impact on Earth, then you’ll want to look at making all aspects of your life better for the environment. But good news: this is more than possible, even when it comes to things like being healthy. Below, we take a look at several ways you can save the planet and be your fit and healthy best at the same time.  You can even save money too!

  4. How Do Period Pants Work? Can They Save Money?

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    In recent months I have been converted to the many benefits of period pants!  For a good year or more, I had seen period pants popping up everywhere on social media newsfeeds and even in High Street stores.  I’d been curious to try them for a while, but somehow only got to buying myself a few pairs just over six months ago.  Now I’ve been using them monthly for six months I’m in a good position to explain how period pants work,  what are the benefits of period pants and what are the disadvantages.  Plus, we’ll explore how they can save you money and time, two of my favourite benefits so far!  I’ll delve into exactly how much my period pants are saving me each year and how popular period pant company WUKA has just released a revolutionary product, WUKA Stretch, for those who have no idea what size to order!  Buckle in and get ready for your ultimate guide to period pants and whether they’re right for you!

  5. Riverford refer a friend: new customer offer £15 off

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    In April 2022 we signed up to Riverford at our new address and we’re very impressed!  We also have a refer a friend link so you can get a Riverford discount for £15 off your second organic fruit and/or vegetable box if you are a new customer. 

    Simply use my Riverford link and the £15 credit will automatically be applied to your second delivery.  They plant a tree for each referral too, so free food for you and a free tree for the planet, win-win!

  6. Save money with energy efficiency and green energy

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    With global events being as they are, the price of energy for homeowners is skyrocketing. This is a significant driver of the modern cost-of-living crisis, and in lieu of any help from central government, it’s down to homeowners to look for strategies for economising. 

    Some of these strategies are also aligned with a positive environmental impact as they support renewable energy. So, you can save money and go green at the same time. But how exactly would you go about doing this?

  7. Global 1st eco friendly gift ideas + 25% off promo code

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    If you’re looking for eco-friendly gift ideas then eco-conscious website Global 1st is a great place to start.  They kindly sent me four of their amazing natural, handmade and green products so I could see for myself how wonderful they are.

    These gifts are perfect for Christmas gifts, birthday gifts, new home gifts, stocking fillers, treats for yourself and for many other occasions too.  Plus, they have shared a discount code with me so my readers can get 25% off purchases on the Global 1st website!

  8. Lab diamond rings: an affordable and ethical choice

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    Grace 6mm 0.80ct 1 round moissanite Lily Arkwright platinum Edited HR

    GRACE 0.80ct / 6.00mm lab diamond 18k white gold solitaire engagement ring by Lily Arkwright

    Weddings are often synonymous with traditions and this also extends to proposals and engagement rings. One of the most common expectations is that engagement rings should cost 3 months wage, yet with the rise of lab grown gems, you can spare on that expense.

  9. How to invest in clothes and save money on clothes shopping

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    Clothes are one of the biggest spending categories for many people after normal bills and household outgoings. We all want to look our best when we go out into the world, and the right outfit can have a huge impact on our mood and confidence. Fortunately, if you’re looking to save money without compromising on the quality of your wardrobe, there are many ways to do so if you invest in clothes and make the right choices.

    You will need to put care and planning into your wardrobe to ensure you get good value for money and quality.  Doing so can be cost-effective in the long run and can help you to save money on clothes shopping overall. This article will explore some of the best ways to save money and invest in clothing at the same time.

  10. How to create an eco-friendly and money saving home office

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    More and more of us are working from home than ever before.  This means many people are suddenly converting that spare guest bedroom that never gets used into a more practical home office space.

    If you have the extra space in your home for a home office, then it’s a great idea to have a space separate from the rest of the home that can be dedicated to work.  It helps to ensure a better work-life balance by keeping work away from the main house and your private life.

    However, if you are suddenly creating a home office for the first time then you might be wondering how to go about it in an eco-friendly way.  With the economy fragile, you might also be wondering how it can be done with money saving in mind too.

    Luckily being eco-friendly and money saving, often go hand in hand.  Here are some of the best ways you can create a more sustainable home office and save some money in the process!

  11. The Importance of Sustainability in Business

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    The impact of businesses on the environment is a critical issue in today's world. From the destruction of rainforests in South America for cattle ranches, to the clearing of trees in Asia for palm oil plantations, and the release of harmful chemicals into the air and water, the need for sustainability has become an urgent matter.

    The importance of sustainability in business cannot be overstated. It is no longer just a buzzword, but a vital requirement for ensuring a habitable planet for future generations. The future belongs to companies that embrace sustainable business practices and make it a core part of their operations. 

    Read on to discover the importance of sustainability in business and why companies that use sustainable business practices will be the future.