Meet The Mauses (Or, Why So Much Plastic?!)

This is the first in a new series of blog posts about our family.  We’re the Maus family: Toria, Andy, Eleanor and Phoebe. We’re vegan.…

Zero Waste is “The Weigh Forward”!

Eleanor came home from school last week and told us she’d had a lesson on zero waste and that she really enjoyed it. I got…

Are Your Clothes Polluting The Ocean?

Hot on the heels of Wednesday’s World Environment Day, comes today’s World Oceans Day. Thanks to a certain Mr Attenborough, people are really starting to…

World Environment Day: The Trouble with Fast Fashion and Air …

This week’s #EthicalHour chat was focused on air pollution which is the theme of this years World Environment Day (which is today!). It made me…

Well hello there! (or… Yes, this blog is still here!)

I’ve just logged into the admin part of the blog and am slightly horrified that the last time I posted anything (or indeed logged in) was mid-February. February. As in, like about 16 weeks ago. Yikes. Should really stop telling people I’m a blogger…

The Clean Kilo: Birmingham’s Zero Waste Shop

The Clean Kilo, the UK’s largest zero waste supermarket, opened in Birmingham earlier last year. It’s in Digbeth; right near the Custard Factory for those…

Our Day Out At The Eden Project

We spent far too long trying to decide where we’d take the girls for Phoebe’s birthday this year. We always do a family day out…

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