You know what? You don’t have to give presents this Christmas. No really, you don’t have to. Giving gifts is not a compulsory tradition, even though it feels like it is. That said, if you choose to give a gift these holidays, we get it. We too like making someone’s day, especially that of our … Continue reading “NO MORE PERFUMES: INSTEAD SOME USEFU PLASTIC-FREE “LITTLE SOMETHINGS” YOUR NEAREST AND DEAREST WILL THANK YOU FOR (AND NO DOUBT A FEW YOU HADN´T THOUGHT OF)”
Christmas season is now in full swing and therefore it is also that time of year when we consume the most. Although we know you make a big effort to buy responsibly, we also believe that the lack of information sometimes makes you doubt yourself: Is it better to buy something that is eco-friendly but … Continue reading “IS IT MORE ECO-FRIENDLY TO SHOP ONLINE THAN IN THE PHYSICAL HIGHT STREET STORES? WE ARE HERE TO CLEAR UP YOUR DOUBTS”
Bags, glitter, plastic trees, tinsel, artificial wreaths, imitation holly, plastic toys, wrapping…No doubt it’s not the first time you’ve thought: Since when has Christmas turned into a plastic fest? We are sure that you do not want plastic invading your house over the holidays. So, we have gotten to work with our latest post and … Continue reading “ZERO WASTE CHRISTMAS: PLASTIC-FREE DECORATIONS & PRESENTS TIPS FOR A GREENER FESTIVE SEASON”
Have you ever stopped to think about the environmental impact of celebrating Christmas? No doubt you have. The truth is that just thinking about it is scary. All the Christmas lights in the streets, all the food going to waste and all the rubbish and emissions generated, thanks to the over the top need to … Continue reading “OUR TEAM’S TOP TIPS ON HOW TO CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS RESPONSIBLY”
When the streets filled up with lights, you didn’t want to see it. When on your way to work, the shop windows were drowned in artificial snow, you looked away. But now, that Whatsapp is brimming with messages about get-togethers, work dinners and plans for the festive season, you have to come to terms with … Continue reading “A LIST OF JAW-DROPPINGLY GOOD PLASTIC-FREE PRESENTS THAT WILL LEAVE YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY AMAZED THIS CHRISTMAS”
The Christmas season is a time to celebrate and to get together with our families. A time for shopping, presents, eating and indulgences and it is easy to forget the planet and our environmental commitments. However, as people aware and convinced of the need to change our habits towards a zero waste lifestyle, we can … Continue reading “CHRISTMAS : 3 ZERO WASTE GIFT IDEAS”
Winter is here, and our landscape gets full of umbrellas, coats and scarfs while we dream of pictures of White Christmas full of sledges and snowpeople. Last year, at our entry “Plastic-free Christmas“, we gave you some easy tips in order to reduce our plastic impact during these special days. This year we want to … Continue reading “WHITE CHRISTMAS, GREEN CHRISTMAS”
Christmas is the time of the year of consumerism: with presents, meals and travels, the holiday season is the moment when our ecological footprint grows steadily.