A trip away makes it hard to keep the plastic at bay…

In my short time of going plastic free, I can say we adjusting quite nicely and had become quite thoughtful with our purchases and impact on the environment… until we went away.  We forgot our reusable bags, no drink bottles, eating on the road…. a bit disasterous really.  We did go to a farmers market…

The first 11 days… Rubbish week 2

Our first rubbish collection of the year was 2 bags.  All our fault.  Additional people and a lack of recycling. This week we have cut that down to half a bag.  Less recycling too as we have lessened our plastic purchases. We have made several loaves and rolls of bread, made our own spreadable butter…

Plastic Bread tags

I hate plastic bread tags, they get left everywhere and I am super paranoid the child thing will eat them. Forever getting left on a bench and not in the recycle bin, once off they’re never used again. I am passionately against them. So the alternative – make ones own bread – yummy, delicious and…