How to Reuse These 9 Common Packaging Items

How to Reuse These 9 Common Packaging Items

With the world currently preoccupied with the COVID-19 crisis, the environmental issues the world is facing have taken a back seat in our collective consciousness. But of course, these issues haven’t gone anywhere! It is still hugely important to take care of the environment and do our best to minimise and reverse the damage that …

7 Ways to Protect Dry Hands in Winter

7 Ways to Protect Dry Hands in Winter – Featuring Mary Jean

It’s Autumn now, and the weather is starting to get cooler. This means hot drinks, cosy bonfires and snuggly jumpers, as well as crisp, Autumn walks, blackberry picking and a visit to the pumpkin patch. For me, this also means it’s time to start taking extra care of my hands. When I was a teenager …

Reducing Microfibre Pollution with the Guppyfriend Washing Bag

Reducing Microfibre Pollution with the Guppyfriend Washing Bag

I am always on the lookout for ways to live a more sustainable lifestyle, and I recently came across the Guppyfriend Washing Bag. This is a bag designed to catch microfibres that are released when we wash our clothes. What are microfibres? Microfibres are small strands of plastic that are released from the synthetic materials …

My Experience Trying Protein Shakes for the First Time

My Experience Trying Protein Shakes for the First Time

Protein shakes have always been something that I have heard about but never actually considered taking myself. I have always been an active person, but my focus has been on exercising to stay generally healthy and in shape, rather than on building muscle, which is what I always associated protein shakes with. Despite …

Products I Used Up in April 2020 - Snack Edition!

Products I Used Up in April 2020 – Snack Edition!

It’s time to write about the products I used up in April. This selection contains a lot of snack foods because I placed a few online orders of snacks recently. Because of the current lockdown, I have not been able to get out to my favourite restaurants and cafes, so I ordered myself a few …