Category Archives: clever tips

Reduce your waste kitchen appliances

I do love some helpful awesome kitchen appliances; I’m actually a bit of an appliance whore. I have decluttered and so I have only kept the ones I use regularly! I wanted to share some…

Waste free laundry

Waste free laundry; crazy? Yep it’s totally a thing. I’m totally make it a thing and I’m loving it!! So what am I on about? Just think plastic pegs, plastic wash baskets, plastic containers with chemicals…

Clear the pantry challenge

You up for a fun challenge that will have you cooking from scratch? save you some money? and use up all those items in the pantry and freezer that have been there for far too…

Ecofy your children’s clothing

Today’s wonderful guest post comes from the lovely Jess Berentson-Shaw from the wonderful Muka kids. Thank you so much for sharing your knowledge and fantastic ideas with us all. We need to talk about clothing production there are some…

My Darling Lemon Thyme’s amazing wholefood cookbook

I’ve had Emma Galloway’s amazing new cookbook for just under three weeks now and wow this book has changed my life! A bold statement I know but I truly believe it’s change my life. Just…

Where does this Ecochick shop?

People often ask me where I shop and how I save money on shopping. So I thought I’d share where and how we shop. I must add we’re vegetarian and cook from scratch so that…

Beco potty giveaway

Having kids creates waste but it doesn’t have to. Getting your kids out of nappies and into undies can help reduce your waste a lot. With John I didn’t push him to toilet train at…

Metal, metal metal you rock!

Metal is an amazing plastic alternative and is fantastic at helping you reduce your waste. I always chose metal, wood, glass or cloth over plastic. Every time! Here are my metal alternatives often they are…

Repainting a metal bookcase

I had this colourful old metal bookcase from when I was a student (I think I paid about $40 for it 10 years ago). It served me well in my student days and beyond. So…