As you may or may not know, we are jumping on board with Plastic Free July. We have been trying to reduce our family’s reliance of plastic over the last year. While we are not there yet, we are a lot better off than we were.
I have been no ‘poo for over a year now. I will never go back to commercial products now that I have found a way to get clean hair without shampoo.
So I don’t use shampoo anymore. Why don’t I use shampoo? Well, there are a few reasons actually. The first reason being that actually shampoo is a modern convenience designed to make a company money, and the more you use it the more you need it.
In general small numbers of fleas, lice or mites seldom cause any issue, but given the right conditions, their populations will explode exponentially.
Our plastic usage is destroying our world. Plastic is killing our birds and our marine life, and our usage of it is affecting our hormones, our weight, and it is in our blood and the blood of our children. Going plastic free is our only long term option. Continue reading “5 Simple Ways You Can Reduce Your Plastic Usage TODAY”
Why am I sharing our laundry detergent recipe? There are many arguments for swapping to homemade laundry detergents.
Sorry boys, this one is for the ladies! (It is about lady things…So off you go, find something else to read)
You may remember me sharing our homemade toothpaste recipe as an alternative to toothpaste that you can buy in the shops. If not, you can read about it here. It works just fine, don’t get me wrong, but my kids flat out refused to use it. And to be honest, I got sick of unblocking the drain from the coconut oil. That stuff can STICK.
Baby Shower Gifts are notoriously difficult to choose. Let us make it easy with 20 plastic free baby gifts. Having a baby doesn’t have to be a waste-filled time. There are lots of amazing low or no waste options out there for new/expecting parents. Here is a list of waste free gift ideas for a baby shower. Continue reading “Baby Showers – Top 20 waste free gift ideas”
Toddlers are at an amazing age and stage. Learning about the world around them and full of boundless energy. Here are some great waste free gifts for toddlers: Continue reading “Top 20 Waste Free Gifts for Toddlers”