More uses to reduce our waste to landfill ๐Ÿ”‹๐Ÿ—‘

As plastic free July came to an end, I thought I might post about a number of additional learnings and uses for products that I came across during the month. Tip contents of vacuum into compost or worm farm. It’s mostly dog hair and dirt anyway so will just become part of the garden. Wash … More More uses to reduce our waste to landfill ๐Ÿ”‹๐Ÿ—‘

Building a fire pit

We have been collecting old used forklift chains (from Clint’s day job) for some time now given we were sure we would find something to make them into. After getting quite a collection together, I decided I wanted to make a fire pit. At first, I had to learn how to tack weld so Clint … More Building a fire pit

Sustainable Learnings

One hope I have for 2019 is to continue to make changes and find ways to create less waste, make more products myself, learn new skills and make choices that are as sustainable as possible. This post includes my learning’s from January. You can utilise finished toilet rolls by filing them with dryer lint to make … More Sustainable Learnings

DIY Beeswax Wraps

Clint and I have been using beeswax wraps for some time now as I found some sold and made locally by Sustomi. We love using them in place of glad wrap but did need some more after a couple got stolen off the bench by the dogs and torn to shreds in the garden. Although … More DIY Beeswax Wraps

Cleaning Products

CLEANING PRODUCTS This post is the final component in a 3 part series which began with Healthier&GreenerLifestyle and follows on from my post about skincare products. As a recap, I have focused on changing the cleaning products I was using from chemicals thatย I had no idea what they were to more sustainable and cleaner products … More Cleaning Products

Skincare Products

As I said in my post a week ago, I am delivering on my promise to write about the beauty products that I use and make myself.ย I have suffered from psoriasis since I was 6 years old and have been on every diet and tried every skincare product imaginable especially through my younger years when … More Skincare Products