Making Products, Shopping, Zero Waste

Homemade Toothpaste

Homemade Zero Waste Toothpaste: Whether you’ve decided to transition to a plastic free lifestyle or want to avoid chemicals in commercial toothpastes, why not try making your own homemade zero waste toothpaste.    As we began reducing our single use plastic consumption the day eventually came when our plastic toothpaste tube ran out. After doing… Continue reading Homemade Toothpaste

Making Products, Shopping, Zero Waste

Natural Cleaner

Natural Homemade Multi-Surface Cleaner: Here is my favourite recipe for a natural homemade multi-surface cleaner. As with most household products I started by swapping to a more eco-friendly alternative but was still frustrated by the amount of plastic I was purchasing. I finally decided to try making my own and after some experimentation have found… Continue reading Natural Cleaner

Food & Recipes, Shopping, Zero Waste

Natural Yoghurt

Easy Homemade Natural Yoghurt: I have started making homemade natural yoghurt instead of buying it in plastic tubs from the supermarket. As well as tasting great, yoghurt is a good source of probiotics, protein, calcium, potassium, magnesium and vitamins like B-12, B-2. Apparently, yoghurt can also promote a healthy gut and digestive system as well… Continue reading Natural Yoghurt