Where to start a zerowaste life? Use up your consumables!

Some people start a plastic free zerowaste lifestyle with a wardrobe clear out. This is great but a one day purge doesn’t necessarily lead to an easily sustained lifestyle change. So what does? Gather up those consumables and start using them up! Last September I gathered up all the moisturizers, shampoos, conditioners, samples etc in … Continue reading Where to start a zerowaste life? Use up your consumables!

A Plan for failure – If. Then. Rather than.

This is a strategy that can be implemented to help numerous aspirations – diets, exercise plans, quitting smoking, zerowaste and other resolutions. I read about it first in a brilliant book I highly recommend called The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg. When you are organized and well rested, transitioning to plastic-free or zerowaste is … Continue reading A Plan for failure – If. Then. Rather than.