Easy peasy relaxing and zero waste lavender bath salt recipe!

Recently I have been on a decluttering mission! Several months ago I harvested all the lavender flowers growing in my garden (we have a whole border of them) and put them in a big bucket where they remained.  My intention was to strip the flowers off the stems and do something with them. I finally
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Help get plastic microbeads banned!

Plastic that is designed to be used once or twice and then thrown away is a massive problem. It can kill wildlife big and small, as well as get into the food chain and has accumulated in our oceans on a grand scale. Just as frightening as the large plastic that gets into our waterways
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How to go zero waste in the bathroom!

The small bin in the corner of most bathrooms can be misleading as to the level of waste created in this vital room in a home. There is actually quite a lot of stuff thrown away in the bathroom.  Bottles from products, toilet paper rolls, empty medicine packets, toothbrushes, tissues, the list goes on. The
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A ‘poo’ free haircut!

I have been thinking about having my hair cut for ages, but was a bit worried that a hairdresser wouldn’t cut my hair unless I shampooed it.  I haven’t had a hair cut in a long time, months and months.  In fact I can’t even remember when it last got cut.  Today I decided to
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The I Quit Blog Fiesta no. 10

It’s the 10th edition of the I Quit Blog Fiesta. I have to admit that I have been starting to wonder if I should carry on with My I Quit Blog Fiesta as I haven’t been having many people sending me links on things they have been quitting.   I will carry on with this Fiesta
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A hair update!

In case you haven’t already been following my ‘poo’ free journey, I went shampoo free again on the 27th September.  I washed my hair with olive oil soap and then didn’t wash it at all for 2 weeks.  I washed it again with olive oil soap and then went another 3 weeks without washing my hair.  I decided to take photos
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I Quit Blog Fiesta no.8

  It’s the 8th edition of the I Quit Blog Fiesta and I’ve discovered a whole website dedicated to lip balm addiction! It’s called Lip Balm Anonymous and it claims that lipbalm is addictive.  I managed to quit lipsalve around 2 years ago after applying it frequently throughout the day for years. I was addicted.  I wasn’t using
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‘No poo’ 13 days later

After deciding to go ‘no poo’ again I have washed my hair with olive oil soaponce.  I haven’t washed it since at all (for around 11 days).  I haven’t washed it for two reasons. 1. Last time none of the ‘no poo’ alternatives worked very well for me 2. I want to retrain my scalp Washing my
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