FAST FASHION- THE REAL IMPACT ON OUR PLANET

FAST FASHION- THE REAL IMPACT ON OUR PLANET

What is Fast Fashion? Fast fashion is a manufacturing approach that emphasises making clothes quickly and cheaply, usually in response to the latest popular fashion trend. Fast fashion is known for being cheap, trendy, and is commonly sold in stores online. Companies tend to move manufacturing overseas to poorer countries because they can pay them [...]

How To Prepare For Winter Weather in the UK!

How To Prepare For Winter Weather in the UK!

1. Get your flu jab     Flu affects people in different ways. If you are healthy you will usually shake it off within a week, but for young children, older people or anyone with chronic health conditions, it can be very serious.  The annual flu vaccination is offered free to people who are most at [...]

How To Have An Eco-Friendly Christmas!

How To Have An Eco-Friendly Christmas!

Environmentalists call Christmas “our worst annual environmental disaster”. In the UK alone, our nationwide Christmas dinners have carbon emissions equivalent to 150 million miles worth of carbon emissions. We get through 125,000 tonnes of plastic packaging. For every 1kg of Christmas gift wrap, 3.5kg of CO₂ is emitted and we throw away 108 million rolls [...]

Sustainable Secret Santa Gift Ideas Under £20

Sustainable Secret Santa Gift Ideas Under £20

Welcome back! Secret Santa has long been a trend between colleagues at work or between a group of friends. Anyone can do it. Normally there is a budget limit of £10 or £15, so I have compiled a list of some good secret Santa gifts suitable for anyone within £15. I have linked each idea [...]

Top Myths Around Barefoot Running.

Top Myths Around Barefoot Running.

Lets talk about barefoot running myths. For a long time there have been a lot of negative Nancy's that are saying, DO NOT RUN BAREFOOT, IT WILL CAUSE INJURY, blah blah blah! What a load of cobblers. This blog will address some of the myths surrounding barefoot running and tell you why it is good [...]