Second-hand Stores in Ireland 2022

One of the simplest ways to be live more sustainably is to buy second-life goods instead of new. Not only does it save you money, it also reduce the amount of waste we generate it also saves resources that would go into making new items. A veritable win, win, win. We all know that charityContinue reading “Second-hand Stores in Ireland 2022”

Natural Insect Repellents

It’s summer! And as the temperatures creep up we’re all living outdoors more, which means we’re all spending more time with lots of mini-beasties. I have a live and let live approach to most insects in my life. I’m happy to share my living space with them, after all I’m the one invading their worldContinue reading “Natural Insect Repellents”

Sustainable Ethical Cleaning 2022

In this article we’re talking about cleaning house, literally. I’ve already published an article on Zero Waste Washing Up and Sustainable Ethical Laundry so this article only looks at house cleaning like the kitchen and bathroom etc. Firstly we’re going to look at cleaning tools, then cleaning with 1) food-grade chemicals– either individually or combinedContinue reading “Sustainable Ethical Cleaning 2022”

Toxin-free Minimal Kitchenware 2022

I originally started this as a section in an article on kitchens as part of my series on Sustainable Ethical Interiors but it just grew legs and was in danger of taking of the post so I gave it a post all of its own. Also as you’ll find out I discovered that sustainable conflictsContinue reading “Toxin-free Minimal Kitchenware 2022”