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 […]
Research search engines that give back Install and use one social search engine Supporting various Sustainable Development Goals depending which you use.
Choose investment options based around sustainable funds Supporting Sustainable Development Goal 7 (Depending on where investments are involved, support can touch several other goals too. I highlighted clean energy as some of my chosen funds specifically mention clean energy investments)
Planting a Tree The goal of challenge #14: Plant some tree seeds Supporting Sustainable Development Goal 15 Hats off to the humble tree In Spring they burst in to life in all their green glory, in Summer they shade us from the ever-more-scorching sun, in Autumn they dazzle with golden delight and Winter sit quietly […]
Short but sweet wishes for 2020 and the decade ahead The first day of a new year is always so promising. Add the start of a new decade on top and it feels monumentally exhilarating. I love it! ‘We are creatures of habit’ Let’s start adopting more of the good ones right now! Through my […]
Food Leftovers – Christmas and beyond The goal of challenge #13: Confront Christmas food waste Introduce the ‘Rest-ipe’ Supporting Sustainable Development Goal 2 70% of food waste comes from our households (not supermarkets) The above statistic comes from a Wrap.org report on food waste in the UK. Challenge 13 took place in the last week […]
Ride sharing with Bla Bla Car The goal of challenge #12: Offer my first carpool Take part in the sharing economy Support Sustainable Development Goals 11 & 13 Sceptical about sharing a car with a stranger? Why ever! I’m nothing if not a social being! I have always been outgoing and truly enjoy chance-encounters or […]