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Zero Waste (ish) Ice Lollies

July 22, 2016

We’ve been sweltering here in the UK for the last few days, which has kind of taken us all a little by surprise. We just aren’t set up for really hot weather here, and in true British fashion it has only taken half a day of heat for us all to start complaining it’s too hot!

In weather like this (and in fact in any kind of weather if you are a small person) ice lollies are pretty much compulsory to aid the cooling down process. And I do love an ice lolly, but my inner zero waste wannabe does wince each time one of the un-recyclable plastic film wrappers hits the bin.
So here’s my (almost) zero waste solution…
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...Beauty

Zero Waste Shaving

April 5, 2016

As the sun starts to peek out and temperatures seem to be (very) gradually on the rise, thoughts start to turn to long hot summer days (we can but hope), and bare legs.
And for anyone like me who loves the excuse of a winter of long trousers to be perhaps a little less than rigorous in the depilation department, there can be no escaping the fact that a little Springtime grooming might be in order…

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