I primi acquisti del 2019: 6 prodotti zero waste che sono felice di aver comprato

Si ricomincia. L'anno nuovo porta con sé buoni propositi, resoconti, obiettivi da raggiungere, promesse da mantenere (tranne l'iscrizione in palestra e la dieta, quelle mai). Eppure, per me la vita ricomincia a settembre, in autunno, un periodo che profuma di vino e olio nuovo, come già vi avevo raccontato nel mio primo post. Dunque, nessuna … Continua a leggere I primi acquisti del 2019: 6 prodotti zero waste che sono felice di aver comprato

Refuse, reduce, reuse. What you need to know before buying new stuff

Zero waste: Instagram vs Real Life Let's admit it: we all love them. Bright background, lights on, flower petals all around (who doesn't cook/clean/watch tv surrounded by rose petals?) and a series of perfectly lined up glass jars full of beans, oatmeal, rice, wholemeal flour and other super healthy products. I love your pantry pictures, … Continua a leggere Refuse, reduce, reuse. What you need to know before buying new stuff

7 ways to use up stale bread and say no to food waste

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. When life gives you lemon peels, make a homemade spray cleaner! And when life gives you stale bread... make French toast! My point is: recycle. Recycle anything you can. Carrot peels? Celery stalks? Put them all together in the freezer and keep them for a good and nutritious … Continua a leggere 7 ways to use up stale bread and say no to food waste

Refuse single use plastic: the embarrassment to say “No, thanks”

“No, thanks”. Two words, one little change. “Do you need a bag?” “No, thanks”. “Do you want to try this new shampoo we’re giving away for free?” “No, thanks”. Two words, one little big change. It can be hard to refuse plastic, sometimes. It may sound strange, but most of the times it’s easier to … Continua a leggere Refuse single use plastic: the embarrassment to say “No, thanks”

Stop plastic waste. 5 types of products we can easily avoid or reduce

We all know it: it's time to choose. The latest news on plastic pollution are catostrophic: scientists have discovered up to nine different types of plastic in the faeces of people who took part of a European research. Lead researcher Dr Philipp Schwabi said: “While the highest plastic concentrations in animal studies have been found … Continua a leggere Stop plastic waste. 5 types of products we can easily avoid or reduce

10 alternative ways to use extra virgin olive oil

It's that time of the year again: it's olive oil time. Like every year, autumn brings with it a sense of joy and rebirth. At least for people like me who love fresh and crisp air, mushrooms, brown falling leaves and the smell of rain. But, more than that, autumn to me is synonymous with … Continua a leggere 10 alternative ways to use extra virgin olive oil