Why should I change to beeswax wraps?

We all need to cover and store our food. We know that keeping food covered and/or refrigerated extends the life and freshness of food.  And this is really important nowadays as we are all trying to avoid food waste. By doing this we will not only reduce the carbon footprint of our shopping basket butContinue reading “Why should I change to beeswax wraps?”

Plastic free Christmas parties

As December approaches, I am sure the topic of Christmas parties has been high on many people’s conversations. Especially this year after missing out in 2020 because of COVID-19.  It’s all very exciting but there is a downside. Whether at an office party or staff night out or family gathering I have often been shockedContinue reading “Plastic free Christmas parties”

Plastic free stocking fillers

Many of us have treasured memories of our childhood Christmas. And for me the big excitement was sitting on my bed opening my stocking early in the morning and enjoying the tiny little surprises contained in it. Nowadays most stockings are made of synthetic materials, many being flimsy and designed for single use. Most ofContinue reading “Plastic free stocking fillers”

How can I enjoy a plastic free Halloween?

With Halloween just around the corner we thought it would be a good time to tackle the terrifying issue of just how much plastic waste is created by our favourite spooky holiday. According to The Guardian, around 2,000 tonnes of plastic waste is created by throwaway Halloween costumes alone, and that’s not even counting all theContinue reading “How can I enjoy a plastic free Halloween?”