Ecoconscious Living News

1.There has been a lot of theorising going on. Words like overshoot or systemic change are directly linked to climate change. Given that we are not only dealing with words or theoretical concepts but very real threats, learning a bit more about it will help to get us all up to date. What are we … Continue reading Ecoconscious Living News

Ecoconscious Living News

It's that time again already! I have some more links lined up for you this week, although the fact that the Amazon rainforest is on fire is unlikely to have escaped you. Plastic was very much in focus throughout the whole of July, now climate change is right at the forefront - which is a … Continue reading Ecoconscious Living News

Climate Emergency @gretathunberg

The Scottish Government has now declared a "Climate Emergency". To most of us, especially if you are under 30, this is synonymous with one name or rather one person: Greta Thunberg. Before I continue, let me make this declaration: I am fully aware that I am going to move on to thin ice with this … Continue reading Climate Emergency @gretathunberg

Ecoconscious Living News

5 Green Footprints Hello again, and apologies for another delay. This time, we were struck by lightning on Saturday night. Meanwhile, the neighbours got flooded and had decided to build a dam to redirect the water from the burn. This obstructed our only way out, so we were left cooped up. without power and consequently … Continue reading Ecoconscious Living News

Eco-friendly Bathroom Step 1 – Shampoo and Soaps

Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay Eco-friendly = Plastic-free = Zero Waste? It is probably not quite as simple as that. Plastic-free. Yes. Zero Waste. Edging closer. We want to reduce packaging. This has been pretty much in close-up focus throughout all of "Plastic-free" July. But eco-friendly also means cutting back on harmful chemicals such as … Continue reading Eco-friendly Bathroom Step 1 – Shampoo and Soaps