Zero waste series: zero waste basics when grocery shopping

Hello trash obsessed friends!

I hope you had a fantastic Plastic Free July and have started freeing yourself of plastic and disposable items (moved to an organic farm in a place where they don’t have wifi, and became a true zero waster, 100% DYI-er, ‘living off love and fresh water’ as we say in French – vivre d’amour et d’eau fraîche, en français dans le texte). Yes? Amazing, I’ll meet you there. Continue reading “Zero waste series: zero waste basics when grocery shopping”

Plastic free July: how I started my zero waste journey

In this society where takeaway food has become a second nature and disposable products fill our homes and lives, it seems pretty unrealistic to pretend you can produce ‘zero waste’. How on Earth can a regular person living in the city and working full time (i.e. time poor) make zero trash?

Here is what this specimen of person living in the city and working full time (yours truly) thinks. Continue reading “Plastic free July: how I started my zero waste journey”