WHERE HAVE ALL THOSE DISPOSABLE FACE MASK ENDED UP? WHAT IMPACT HAS THE PANDEMIC ON OUR ENVIROMENT

From the very beginning, the pandemic meant we had to get used to carrying around a new accessory: a face mask. Thanks to them, we have been able to protect ourselves and those around us. It is most likely, that despite your best intentions to always use reusable face masks, on occasion, you have had … Continue reading “WHERE HAVE ALL THOSE DISPOSABLE FACE MASK ENDED UP? WHAT IMPACT HAS THE PANDEMIC ON OUR ENVIROMENT”

4 PICNIC ESSENTIALS THAT ARE MADE HERE IN THE BASQUE COUNTRY AND WILL LAST A LIFETIME

4 Picnic Essentials That Are Made Here In The Basque Country And Will Last A Lifetime Are we the only ones who can’t wait for Spring to get here? The evenings get longer, which means we can head outdoors into the mountains in the afternoon, meet after school or work for a snack in the … Continue reading “4 PICNIC ESSENTIALS THAT ARE MADE HERE IN THE BASQUE COUNTRY AND WILL LAST A LIFETIME”

4 REFILLABLE PERSONAL HYGIENE PRODUCTS THAT WILL HELP YOU TO FORGET ABOUT PACKAGING FOREVERMORE

No doubt when you started reducing the plastic in your life and began discovering alternatives that came packaging in aluminium and cardboard it was a whole new world, right? Well, now how about taking the next step. That means not just eliminating the plastic around you, but also making things your own by using the … Continue reading “4 REFILLABLE PERSONAL HYGIENE PRODUCTS THAT WILL HELP YOU TO FORGET ABOUT PACKAGING FOREVERMORE”

3 MONEY SAVING REASONS THAT WILL CONVINCE THOSE AROUND YOU TO GO ZERO WASTE

“Living plastic-free is expensive”, “zero waste is for rich people”, “I can’t afford to buy in bulk”. No doubt some of these comments sound familiar, right? Although it is true, that in general, plastic-free products cost more, it is also true that following a plastic-free lifestyle is also cheaper. Does that sound like a contradiction … Continue reading “3 MONEY SAVING REASONS THAT WILL CONVINCE THOSE AROUND YOU TO GO ZERO WASTE”

HOW TO PLANT URBAN VEGETABLE GARDEN THAT IS ECO-FRIENDLY AND PLASTIC FREE – WHITH CÉ RODRÍGUEZ FROM “EN20METROS”

Have you ever tried to have a vegetable patch in an apartment? Or have you tried to make the most of a small courtyard, rooftop or balcony to plant food and be more self-sufficient? If the answer is yes, you are going to love this interview with Cé Rodríguez. Cé is the agrotuber behind the … Continue reading “HOW TO PLANT URBAN VEGETABLE GARDEN THAT IS ECO-FRIENDLY AND PLASTIC FREE – WHITH CÉ RODRÍGUEZ FROM “EN20METROS””

THIS MOTHER AND HER DAUGHTER SHOW THAT YOU CAN REDUCE PLASTIC EVEN IF YOU ARE SHORT FOR TIME

This post belongs to the “Real plastic-free homes” series, in which we show you how normal people, like you and us, reduce their plastic use. We do so by showing you their achievements, their mistakes, the effort they have made and the lessons they have learnt along the way. Without judgement and with a will … Continue reading “THIS MOTHER AND HER DAUGHTER SHOW THAT YOU CAN REDUCE PLASTIC EVEN IF YOU ARE SHORT FOR TIME”

SOAP FROM MARSEILLE: HOW TO CLEAN YOUR HOUSE FROM TOP TO BOTTOM (YEP, NEVERY NOOK AND CRANNY) WITH A BLOCK OF SOAP THAT COSTS LESS THAN €5

Truth be told, we are not really all that keen on writing love letters. But, if one day we had to write one to our most loved product, we know which one we would choose: it would have to be the soap from Marseille that has stolen our heart. It is, without a shadow of … Continue reading “SOAP FROM MARSEILLE: HOW TO CLEAN YOUR HOUSE FROM TOP TO BOTTOM (YEP, NEVERY NOOK AND CRANNY) WITH A BLOCK OF SOAP THAT COSTS LESS THAN €5”

6 PACKAGED SUPERMARKET PRODUCTS YOU CAN MAKE AT HOME IN 15 MINUTES

Surely, there are foods you miss eating since you have started on your plastic reducing journey: products that you can’t find without packaging and that you miss seeing in your kitchen cupboard. The truth is, we do too. Therefore, this post is dedicated to sharing some simple and quick recipes for making these types of … Continue reading “6 PACKAGED SUPERMARKET PRODUCTS YOU CAN MAKE AT HOME IN 15 MINUTES”