Natural laundry detergent and totally for free!
Autumn is the season for you to collect as many horse chestnuts as you can. Why? Because they make a great natural laundry detergent?
How? I will tell you now...
How to make your own beeswax wrap
Cling film or aluminium foil are common products to store food or cut veggies and fruits in the fridge, to wrap sandwiches to go or to keep flies away from salads when having a garden party (this could also easily be made with a wooden cutting board or a cotton cloth).
Plastic cling film is in many countries not allowed in the recycling bin, it will go straight to landfill, in many others it will get sorted out to get burned in the incinerator.
Aluminium foil can get recycled in many many cities around the world (just because I visited recently I know it belongs into the trash in Toronto (August2018, maybe it changes in the future).
Homemade natural shampoo: Rye flour for healthy and shiny hair
When I started to quit plastic I bought a solid shampoo bar first of all. In the beginning I found it quiet nice, but my hair was getting really dry and got more and more split ends, so I researched for more alternatives.
And I read about rye flour as homemade natural shampoo for healthy and shiny hair on many Zero Waste Blogs so I thought: Why not.
Plastic free gifts
When it comes to gifts (birthday, new year, birth, christmas, etc.) most of them are made of plastic, wrapped in plastic, comes in plastic packaging, etc.
Beauty products come in plastic, flowers are wrapped in plastic, toys are made of plastic, the wrapper is made of plastic, food gifts are wrapped in plastic, etc.
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Hi my name is Jule
I am a nature and ocean lover. A passionate runner and minimalistic traveller. On this blog I share my experiences, thoughts and ideas about the "sustainable lifestyle" and how you can stick to this while traveling.
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