Friday, 18 September 2020

10 Thoughtful Gifting Ideas

Excuse the belated post and brief flashback to August whilst I set the scene...

August is without doubt my favourite month of the year. It is a month where summer is in full swing, the days are sunny and long (mostly) and birthday celebrations - including my own - fill the diary.  Inspired by the generous presents I received for my 30th birthday and my own present planning for friends and family, I have curated a list of products and brands which help you to gift thoughtfully. 

For me, thoughtful gifting means choosing items which are practical, responsibly sourced and help support small creators and businesses. Keeping reading for my top 10 picks including keepsakes, jewellery and eco-friendly products...

Monday, 8 June 2020

Making Sustainable Fashion Choices with New Look Kind

In recent months I have become more aware about sustainability and the importance of learning how to reduce my own carbon footprint and consumption. 

I have made efforts to avoid disposable plastics and switch to reusable coffee cups and metal straws, buying less takeaway lunches and recycling packaging where possible. However through educating myself on the impact of fast fashion, I wanted to overhaul my shopping habits by shopping less and choosing sustainable options when I do.

Sunday, 22 March 2020

How to pass the time when staying home

How to pass the time when staying home

I hope you’re all well.

A few weeks ago, I don’t think anyone could’ve predicted just how disruptive COVID-19 would be in our daily lives. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed and anxious at the moment so protecting our mental and physical health has never been so important.