DIY leg waxing with sugar: A review!

Over the last 2 decades I’ve shaved my legs, I’ve epilated, I’ve waxed, I’ve not done anything… but as with anything I’m always looking for a non toxic, lower ingredient,…

Evolve Organic Beauty: Winter Showcase Review

Eco + Conscious Living, Health and Wellbeing, lifestyle

All links in this post are affiliate links because I ask for those with any brand I love! When you shop through them I make a small commission which lets…

Limited time 30% off: My personal top picks from Beautycounter

Beautycounter

I love a discount on anything more pricey in the eco/ethical world!  It’s often just more expensive so we’ll take any discount we can get.  Below are my own personal…

DIY non toxic, low waste dry shampoo

Eco + Conscious Living, Health and Wellbeing, Vegan

This recipe has been a go to for years. So many of you have written to me as I’ve shared it on social media and said it’s a game changer. …

August Garden + Chicken Update!

Eco + Conscious Living, Homesteading

Gardening is the thing I struggle most to find time for alongside parenting. (That’s of the things I actually try to find time for, which feels like a small few…

Social Media Sabbatical: How it’s going!

lifestyle

a 5 minute 27 second read Having spent 8 years posting everything on the internet, as silly as it sounds, it was strange and freeing to take a trip last…

Second Hand Summer Wardrobe Additions + Capsule

Eco + Conscious Living, lifestyle

Estimated read time: 2 minutes, 34 seconds Over the last few weeks I’ve been investing in a few more second hand clothing items and I wanted to share them –…

Isla’s First Birthday

Baby, Cakes, Eco + Conscious Living

Last weekend we celebrated Isla’s first birthday. I love birthdays and celebration and this one came with a lot of emotion for me. My challenge to myself is to make…

A Childhood Cooking lesson: Our Simple Scalable Cake Recipe!

Cakes, Desserts

This is the basic formula for every cake I’ve ever made. So here’s a little lesson from inside my mind, and the way I was taught as a child, to…

I’m taking a Social Media Sabbatical

Well friends, I’m taking a social media sabbatical! For me that means I’m signing off Instagram for a while and I’m excited, definitely a bit nervous if I’m honest, but…

Favourite things, Affiliate Brands + Discount Codes

These are the most asked for links from social media for the brands and companies we love and shop – some with discount codes, some simply affiliate links to keep…

Eco/Ethical Bra Options

Eco + Conscious Living, Eco + Conscious Living, lifestyle

I haven’t bought a “real” bra (2 sports bras excluded) in a decade, since before knew the impact of the clothing industry. An even when I had all the non-ethical…

Spring and Mother’s Day Gift Ideas (USA)

Eco + Conscious Living, Gift Ideas

Shopping ethically and more mindfully for gifts can be a real challenge – especially when we have a lot going on! I hope I can take some of the time…

Oat Flour Chocolate Banana Cake

I make this less sweet chocolate banana bread  all the time just for me, but sometimes I just want more of a cake like feel for making for other people…

What is a B Corp? Here are some we love + use every day!

Eco + Conscious Living, Gift Ideas

What is a B corp brand? There are many certifications a brand can get that mean an array of different things, but B corp is one of my favourites. The…

Spring + Mothers Day Gift Ideas

Eco + Conscious Living, Gift Ideas

It might be for mothers day, it might be a birthday gift need – whatever you’re shopping for I know that well sourced and low impact gifts can be a…

Easy Apple Baked Oatmeal

Breakfast ideas, Desserts

This has become a delicious and easy breakfast favourite!  I started making these prep ahead baked oatmeal slices for an easy prep ahead gluten and dairy free breakfast when we…

The guide to Alternative Gifts!

I LOVE shopping for gifts and finding things that I love and have a more positive impact on people and planet! But I know it can be overwhelming – which…

HOLIDAY GIFT IDEAS! {US Edition}

Beautycounter, Eco + Conscious Living, Eco + Conscious Living, holidays, lifestyle

I love putting these together each year and here’s your 2021 version! A list of things we love, that are sourced the way we value all caring for people and…

HOLIDAY GIFT IDEAS! {UK Edition}

Beautycounter, Eco + Conscious Living, Eco + Conscious Living, holidays

Each year I LOVE putting together a list to help you shop the way I would without the stress of having to think of options yourself. I curate this list…

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE {UK edition}

Eco + Conscious Living, Gift Ideas

Each year I LOVE putting together a list to help you shop the way I would without the stress of having to think of options yourself. I curate this list…

HOLIDAY GIFT IDEAS! {US Edition}

Eco + Conscious Living, Eco + Conscious Living, Gift Ideas

I love putting these together each year and here’s your 2021 version! A list of things we love, that are sourced the way we value all caring for people and…

Beautycounter Fall + Holiday Review (and 20% off first purchase code)

Beautycounter, Eco + Conscious Living, Gift Ideas, holidays

I’ve now opened and played with every set from this collection and overall, I’m really happy but here is a full review of what I’d buy and what I’m confused…

10 Steps To Budgeting Well With Food

Eco + Conscious Living, lifestyle

Budgeting is so empowering! I know we don’t all love it, but really it brings me peace and security so much that I LOVE talking about it. Sometimes saving money…

How I’m hitting the next season of working motherhood

I always wanted to work while being a mother. I’ve worked for myself since I was 4 months pregnant with Clayton and I love it. When I was 4 months…

16 Things I Bought on Maternity Leave!

I like to think of myself as minimal, but I feel like I shopped my way through maternity leave way more than I normally do.  Adjusting to a new season…

Catching up after maternity leave + a summer away!

It’s been a minute since I’ve logged onto to any online platform! So as I dust off my laptop and tip toe back into real life, here’s an update on…

UK Veg Box Review: 4 National Favourites Side by Side

Eco + Conscious Living, Health and Wellbeing

We first got a veg box the year before Clayton was born as I began my journey to reduce plastic food packaging and food miles. It was a local farm…

My Go To Skincare + Makeup Brands (US/UK/worldwide)

Beautycounter, Eco + Conscious Living, Gift Ideas

Why do I care what I put on my skin? It was standing in the shower, with my Clayton bump, squirting a highly medicated shampoo into my hand that I…

Creating a Non Toxic Bed: What We Use

Eco + Conscious Living, Health and Wellbeing, lifestyle

Why Do I Care What We Sleep On? Everything I bring into my home gets assessed in terms of its impact on people, planet and our personal health! All three…