Plastic Free Blog

A Plastic Free Journey

Since we started our plastic free journey at the beginning of the year we have made progress, but we do keep bumping into new issues which we hadn’t thought of at the start.

To be honest, that’s probably a good thing or we might not have made it as far as we have!

In this final (at least for now) post I wanted to highlight some of solutions we have found to these issues in the hopes that the may be of help to others on their own plastic free journeys.

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Published: November 19, 2019
Author: Sian
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Going organic is the best environmentally-friendly action

Are you always looking for more environmentally-friendly actions to take? Opting for an organic lifestyle is one easy change you can make that has a much longer-lasting impact. Find out about the benefits of going organic with Realplasticfree.com.

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Published: November 19, 2019
Author: Jen Marsden
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Beeswax Wraps – Reusable and Plastic Free

Beeswax wraps are reusable, fully compostable plastic free alternatives for wrapping your sandwiches, cakes, salads or leftovers to keep them fresh.

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Published: November 16, 2019
Author: Ruth Mildred
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Natural Deodorant – Plastic Free

A homemade, plastic free, natural deodorant made with only 3 ingredients. (4 if you want to add a lovely smell too) So easy to make you can be done in five minutes.

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Published: November 15, 2019
Author: Ruth Mildred
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Nut Roast with Herb Stuffing

Nut Roast for celebrating. Why not try this delicious mixed nut roast for Christmas or any celebratory dinner? Use your favourite nut or use a mixture of lots of your favourites. Cashew nuts work very well.

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Published: November 1, 2019
Author: Ruth Mildred
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Twelfth Night Cake – Traditional French Cake

Twelfth Night Cake, eaten in France on Twelfth Night (6th January) which traditionally marks the end of the Christmas celebrations and is the time for taking down all those sparkly decorations. In France there is a medieval tradition of baking a cake containing a dried bean. You can be king or queen for the evening if you get the piece of cake with the bean in. If you are doing the baking make sure you discreetly mark where the bean is because then you can be crowned with a paper crown. You will be all powerful and can demand favours and forfeits from the guests.

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Published: October 31, 2019
Author: Ruth Mildred
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