So lets face it, were not leaving home any time soon which gives us the perfect opportunity to try new things.
Maybe you’re learning a new language, or painting the lounge, but have you thought about changing some of your household products and activities to make them more eco-friendly?
With shelves being wiped out of cleaning products, food and personal care items, why not beat the rush and chaos and order some eco-friendly items straight to your door. I’ve done the hard work and found all the items you need at a great price AND not out of stock!
Concentrated, water-soluble cleaning pods that transform into liquid cleaner when added to water. Reusing your plastic cleaning product bottles to keep plastic under the sink, not under the sea.
Just Drop and Shake!
From just £1.50 each HERE
Make your own all-purpose cleaners using:
– White Vinegar for its anti-microbial properties
– Lemon as a natural deodoriser along with its antibacterial and antiseptic benefits
– Baking Soda is a wonder ingredient perfect for cleaning scuff marks, use as deodorant, unclog drain, clean grout, create abrasion, deodorize kitty litter, clean inside oven, clarify your hair, deodorize your carpets, boost your laundry!
Dont Forget to flush through your drains and pipes with water at least once a week!
During the 2003 SARS epidemic, an outbreak occurred in Amoy Gardens where over 300 residents were sickened and 42 died due to transmission via sewage and drainage pipes that had a dried U-bend.
Baking soda and white vinegar with hot water is a perfect combination for drains
There are so many alternatives to plastic toothbrushes, cotton buds, face wipes, dental floss and even the trusty toilet brush!
Bamboo, reusable, vegan, organic items available online to be delivered safely to your home. Find them HERE
Gyms are closed at the moment but keeping fit and healthy is even more important now we are more sedentary. Find out more about the importance of exercise and sustainable activewear HERE
A Plant-Based diet?
Supermarkets are struggling at the moment with certain dry products like lentils or beans but there still seems to be steady stock for fruits and vegetables. Dodge the chaos at the supermarket look for local vegetable and fruit box deliveries. Some suppliers deliver straight from the farm so you are supporting a local business in the process.
Supporting your local farmers and produce markets with home deliveries?
This might be a bit more difficult to get hold of some things you need to get going but a great idea to keep kids and adults busy and get in the garden. Herbs are easy for a window ledge if you have limited room. March/April are best times for potatoes, asparagus, tomatoes and cucumbers.
Getting some seeds delivered. Check if you can support a small local business by buying online while their stores are closed.
Stay Home, Stay Safe, Wash your Hands, Stay Healthy and Stay in Touch!
Love, Light and Green Vibes,