Tag: christmas

No presents please, I’m a wannabe minimalist

The art of saying no to presents without pissing off your family, and how to give without pissing off the planet.   Part of living “zero waste” is trying to live more simply, the idea is if you have less, you need less. I was a little sceptical about this when I first started trying […]

Have a zero waste Christmas

Is it possible to celebrate Christmas without creating a whole lot of trash? Sure it is, plus it’ll save you money and make your presents, decorations and dinner table look all the more special. Presents Spices in jars from Gram A good zero waste present strategy is to give things that can either be grown, […]

Gram’s English mulled wine

A lovely gift, or something to spice up a christmas party – introducing Gram’s English mulled wine spice mix available ready jared in the shop now. It makes a similar drink to Swedish glögg, but at the same time very different. The smell alone will have you singing jingle bells! What you need: One jar of […]