You’re feeling overwhelmed and you are not alone. Each of us juggles a multitude of tasks day in, day out: jobs, family, households, pets, not to mention a sprinkling of pandemic drama on top, so realistically there is not much time to change habits. We could leave it there, but the fact is, if you […]
Fashion & Beauty
Eco-friendly lifestyle choices surrounding the things we buy, from clothing to decoration
Over the last months I have been diving deeper into the purpose economy. During the Summer I had an amazingly inspiring time taking part in the very first ‘B Leaders’ program for Germany. The course gave a detailed overview of B Corporations (B Corps), their role in shaping the purpose economy and the in-depth assessment […]
Find ways of re-using old fabrics Up-cycle old jeans, curtains and T-shirts Supporting Sustainable Development Goal 12; Ensure sustainable consumption & production patterns.
Find a sustainable replacement for plastic razors Supporting Sustainable Development Goal 12; Ensure sustainable consumption & production patterns.
Up-cycle a pair of jeans into a denim skirt Supporting Sustainable Development Goal 12; Ensure sustainable consumption & production patterns.
Educate myself on the impact of clothing Make a list of natural vs man-made clothing materials Identify steps to become a more conscious clothes shopper Supporting Sustainable Development Goal 12 primarily, but looking along the clothing supply chain, particularly people and production, it effects so many elements; clean water, poverty, health, life on land and […]
Shed some light on Black Friday and consumerism Discovering some healthier alternatives to Christmas present pressure and impulse buying This challenge relates to what and from whom we buy, therefore relating to UN Sustainable Development Goals 8 & 12
Take a critical look at items I have in my bathroom cabinet in need of sustainable upgrades. Choose 3 items & research eco-friendlier alternatives. This challenge had me gawping at my bathroom cabinet with lots of questions popping into my mind: