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Sustainability

Sustainability

Hello everybody! Welcome back to a new post 😊. This week’s theme is sustainability – most of you have probably heard this word before. It is applied to characterise improvements in areas such as natural resources, technological and business developments, usage of energy and consumer […]

Fresh Pickings

Fresh Pickings

Hi again! Did you ever realise you could forage a salad from your local environment? If you would like to know which edible plants grow in the UK or how to make the tastiest salad… I have written this blog just for you! I have […]

World’s 6th Mass Extinction

World’s 6th Mass Extinction

Hello again! Are we causing mass extinction?! Do you think it’s possible that we are going through the world’s 6th mass extinction? 3.5 billion years ago the first-ever living thing on earth was created! So far there have been 5 mass extinctions on planet earth and all […]

Inspirational environmental movies/series!

Inspirational environmental movies/series!

Hi everyone. As you might be aware, sustainability is one of the hottest topics today, and while some call it a ‘trend’, the reality is sustainability is here to stay. We are facing climate change, mass species extinctions, melting of the ice caps, and many […]

How to make your home sustainable

How to make your home sustainable

Hi everyone! I hope you’re staying home and staying safe! As you may have read in my previous blogs, I love the idea of being environmentally friendly. Firstly, I’d love to let you know about David Attenborough’s movie which is being released on Netflix this […]

Sustainable shopping

Sustainable shopping

Hey everyone, I hope you enjoy your last days before the holidays, now that university is over for this year. For today I would like to talk about sustainable shopping. There are some things that are quite obvious and easy but some others could be […]

Why I am a vegetarian

Why I am a vegetarian

Hello everyone,   This week is national vegetarian week, so I thought I would talk about my personal experience with vegetarianism.   Since my first year of uni I have used soya mince instead of beef, and in first year that was mostly because I […]