According to the ABC, Australia will potentially trial a new bin system in Adelaide. They are trialing clear recycling wheelie bins in order to make people think more carefully about their waste habits. They also hope that the new bins will start a conversation about waste in the community. While there are only 20 bins … Continue reading Show me your wheelie bin? How to send thousands of bins to landfill.
I know sometimes a Zero Waste lifestyle can feel stale. While I know my passion has not diminished in the slightest, I find that sometimes, I am doing everything that I can, and I feel as if there are no more changes to make. But I know there has to be more I can do, … Continue reading A Plastic-free July to keep you on track
I just discovered a great app/website called Oilo. It is a great app that allows people to list food or non-food items that are going to go to waste and allows other people to claim them and pick them up for use. This is not a sponsored post or anything, but it is a great … Continue reading Is anyone using Olio?
This Sunday, we had a lot of fruit in our fridge to get rid of, on top of so many almost empty jars of home made jam and some oats that were starting to get a little stale. So I did what I always do, I laid out everything that needed to be used out … Continue reading Clean Out The Fridge – Fruit and Oat Muffin Bars
I just arrived back from a trip to Japan. It was a spectacular experience that I will never forget. The people, the music, the atmosphere, the food (YUM) and unfortunately….the plastic (YUCK!) Trying to reduce your waste at home can begin to feel easy (or easier). You know your local stores, you know how they … Continue reading 5 Things I learned trying to be Zero Waste on my holiday!