Honest Skincare

Honest Skincare

*This is not a sponsored post! We’re just super passionate about zero waste businesses, and wanted to share this one with you*

Anna managed to reach the grand old age of 25 without knowing what cleansing her face was… So our trip to Honest, the all natural, low waste skin care company, was educational in more ways than one.

It turns out, a fussy skincare routine isn’t needed (phew, Anna and I TOTALLY aren’t into all that, it's just not for us) but, having one, and sticking to it is a must for removing yuck and pollution from the pores.  

Honest is based in Birmingham, and, correct me if I’m wrong, I’m pretty certain it's the only place like this around Birmingham.

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Be a Borrower

Be a Borrower

I was that kind of child who watched about three films on repeat from the age of 4 to 7.  

If the film wasn't Matilda, Lady and the Tramp or The Borrowers, I didn't want to know. 

Rewatching these films as an adult had not only made me realise that I had impeccable taste for someone so young (!) but also that there are so many messages you skip over in these films when you're only a little one. 

Matilda was all about loving education, not about the hilarity of making Mrs Trunchbull afraid to live in her own home as it seemed haunted as I used to think. 

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Guest Blog- Put the cap on bottled water use

Guest Blog- Put the cap on bottled water use

Plastic bottles are bad news for us and the environment. In this blog post I'm going to tell you why, but first, a few facts about their usage.

Four hundred eighty billion were purchased worldwide in 2016, that’s right billion with a B. Another scary stat highlighting the prevalence of plastic water bottles is that 1 million are purchased globally every minute.

This is a crazy amount of single-use plastic, 91% of which will end up discarded, and a growing portion of these bottles will end up in the oceans.

But why is that so bad?

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Guest Blog- Solid wood

Guest Blog- Solid wood

This is our very first guest blog from the lovely Freya. If you are interested in submitting a guest blog for us to feature, please email azerowastelife@gmail.com

Zero Time to Waste is a eco-conscious lifestyle blog written by Freya, a sustainability enthusiast and marketing executive based in London. The blog is based on the philosophy that a zero waste lifestyle should be accessible and free of compromise.

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Box Schemes: The best solution for food waste?

Box Schemes: The best solution for food waste?

Welcome to Farm House Austin! 

A team of 45 strong who deliver veg boxes to Austin's local community, who I recently had the pleasure of meeting.

Austin Farm House offers a weekly delivery service that gives you the ingredients to make up to 4 meals a week, all the contents come from local sources and are therefore naturally healthy. 

Steve the head chief said, "Easy to cook meals help our customers gain in confidence in the kitchen not only with knife skills but also cooking healthy meals for the whole family."

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