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S1E2 – Just How Bad is Plastic?

Today I wanted to talk about plastic. I know it’s not glamorous, but don’t switch off yet! Please. It’s a serious issue and one that’s not going away. Did you know that Australians dump over 1 million tonnes of plastic waste in landfill each year? Believe it or not, enough plastic is discarded every year to circle the globe four times. Even worse, it is estimated that 50% of the plastic on this planet is used only once before being thrown away. Scary, right? It is! And it gets worse… Head to to Read the transcript and I’d love you to subscribe! Come and join me on and lets #gogreen2017! Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

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My Favourite Ethical + Vegan Clothing and Homewares Brands + How to Create your Own Ethical and Sustainable Wardrobe

My search for fashion that ticks my multiple boxes has been difficult, insightful, sad, and inspiring. Difficult, as there’s a big gap in the fashion world – and ethical fashion is severely under promoted. Insightful, as I’ve learnt a lot about where my clothing comes from (and goes). Sad, as in my research there are multiple brands that are super successful in the ‘fast fashion’ industry and are simply feeding the issue. And inspiring! Inspiring as in this search I’ve come across some incredible designers and ateliers, online stores and fashionistas who are making waves in this huge industry.   Note: This blog is not sponsored or paid for in any way by any of the below brands or businesses. I’ve tried a number of...

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