Plastic Free July 2020- Update no 1.

Groceries A first plastic-free meal was some Pulled Aubergine wraps, with homemade tortillas, and since I can’t yet find any lettuce that’s not in plastic, I made a lovely and fresh savoy cabbage salad. The recipe for the wraps filling came from BBC good food magazine which I came across at my friends’ house, and […]

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Vegan Breakfast Muffin Cake

Decided to experiment a little one evening and make a nice tasty treat with the ingredient I had. I must say it came out very nice and I think this is going to one of these recipes that can easily be adapted. Method Start by turning the oven on to about 180 degrees C (Gas […]

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Plastic Free July update no 4. – Making Snacks and lunch for the week.

One of few things I have been missing while going plastic free for the month was some tasty snack I could munch on in between work time. All snacks pretty much comes in plastic, or have a plastic part in their packaging, so I though I’ll have to experiment and make my own. I have […]

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Plastic Free July update no 2.- general food shopping.

So every time I come to Birmingham to visit my family I always plan on doing some food shopping. It’s always good to make the most of trips away from home. This includes visiting Clean Kilo in central Birmingham. The shop offers verity of dry loose goods and some fresh veggies and spices you can […]

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Plastic Free July update no 1. – Beginning.

So today is the first day I’m starting this journey to reducing plastic I use on daily bases, finding ways to replace it and hopefully start to reduce overall waste. Few of the key things that I identified uses a lot of single use plastic that I buy and use on daily bases are as […]

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Beeswax Food Wraps- easy to make plastics swap

Just made a bunch of the awesome eco friendly beeswax wraps and so far they are working brilliantly. I have used 100% cotton cloth I bought since the 100% cotton fabrics I had from old clothes and just laying around were just to thick so didn’t work so well at all. I would not suggest […]

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Trip to Zero Waste shop in Birmingham.

I have been looking for zero waste/ no packaging food shops around Leicestershire where I live, and the closest thing to what I was looking for, that I could easily access was newly opened The Clean Kilo shop in centre of Birmingham. Easy to get there for me as I have my family there so […]

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Going through changes.

So I have been going through some changes. Basically back to being single now. Fun times 🙂 Since now living on my own I have decided that I’m going to do my best and start a new life in a more eco-friendly way. I’ve seen loads videos and reviews and I thought that this just […]

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