Low Waste Toileting

Low Waste Toileting

INTRODUCTION Swapping disposable toilet paper for washable wipes and a bum gun isn’t something that happened straight away. In fact, it took me years to implement them into my life after the idea was seeded. Using washable wipes isn’t something new. Plenty of low...
DIY Solid Bar Soap

DIY Solid Bar Soap

INTRODUCTION I swapped from liquid to bar soap in my early 20’s as a way of reducing both waste and chemicals in my daily life. I never had a desire to make my own as there was a local artisan soap maker that I loved to support and was extremely happy with their...
DIY Beeswax Wraps

DIY Beeswax Wraps

INTRODUCTION I’d kept hearing about these things called beeswax wraps for a while, but I didn’t really think I needed to include them in my life as I’d eliminated plastic cling wrap years prior and used containers for all my needs. In fact, I’d been given some that...
Do you want a landfill in your backyard?

Do you want a landfill in your backyard?

Where I live (in Perth, Western Australia) we have an extremely convenient waste removal system for household rubbish. This consists of putting waste in a large wheely bin, which is put on the kerbside for collection on a weekly basis. The contents of the bin are...
Homemade Nut Mylk

Homemade Nut Mylk

I have made nut mylks on and off for years, and have experimented with a HEAP of different methods. But, like anything I do, I’m always looking for the simplest, most convenient method that gets me the best result. I like efficiency!   Wanna know the best solution for...