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Hi all,Getting started on zero waste living can be intimidating to some! If you’re interested to find out why plastic is just so important to avoid and eliminate, please check out my short educational video here. If you’re convinced, and want to try to go...

Hi all,I've noticed recently as I follow even more amazing zero-waste blogs, youtube channels and facebook groups that there are TONS of materials on HOW to reduce your waste, but not very many explaining why!Here's a quick video where I try to explain in less...

Hi all,Just got back from a fantastic and inspiring experience at the IUCN World Conservation Congress. I have so much more to say about it and am writing up a blog post to come soon, but for now please enjoy this video that my friend...

A few weeks ago I went to visit Ukulhas, an island in Alif Alif Atoll known all over the Maldives for its waste management system. I was so excited to come visit this island I had heard so much about and lift my hopes a...

 Hi all,Sorry for the delay – it’s a busy time at work and so I’ve not been good about sticking to any kind of posting schedule. Apologies!!So, as promised, a little more detail into what I think are the main problems with waste management in...

I spent this weekend in a local island, Huura, located about an hour away from Malé within the North Malé Atoll for some rest and relaxation. The weekend was absolutely great, with the three things I love most in great abundance: sleeping, swimming and reading!I...

Okay, okay, I know. It's been like 2 years since my last post. Sorry - my bad! I thought I'd come back into the blogging with a bang, so here are some my impressions/some pictures of my recent visit to "Rubbish Island" in the Maldives.Since...

That means that two wonderful things are happening this month:I finally turn 21! Scotland introduces its single use carrier bag tax of 5p...

I started my day off with a refreshing shower using some great all-natural products from Lush that allow me to have fab hair and pearly white teeth without tons of chemicals going down the drain!The blue bar is called a shampoo called Seanik and it...

As I've mentioned before, I get a Veg Bag of tons of organic and local veggies from Bellfield organic farm, organized by the One World society on campus for just 5.50 for a week's worth of veg! Today I attempted my first leek and tattie...