Since signing up to eXXpedition, I have really tried to change my day to day practices to reduce my plastic consumption. One area I have tried to tackle is washing clothes. I found two options that provide a way to use less plastic white doing laundry readily available in UK supermarkets so I decided to put them to the… Continue reading Airing my dirty laundry!
This past Sunday I ran the Bath half marathon and I even enjoyed it!! I ran it in 2 hours 29 minutes (and 12 seconds) which is by no means speedy but I’m pretty proud nonetheless. Thank you so so much to all those who sponsored me on my just giving page, I’m a bit overwhelmed by the… Continue reading I ran the bath!
Something I really want to work on this year is reducing the amount of plastic rubbish I create especially considering my eXXpedition this summer (practise what you preach and all that!). I have been reading a number of people and communities who strive for zero waste lifestyles. The idea of this is pretty crazy considering… Continue reading That’s rubbish!!
As I mentioned I’m kicking off my fundraising for this summer’s eXXpedition by running the Bath half marathon on the 12th March. This genuinely scares me! It’s crept up on me soo quickly and now I have less than a month to go! I’ve suffered a minor set-back too as I have injured myself with… Continue reading Running Update & Bake Sale
I am writing this mainly for Chris and his love of un-clogged pores! Every so often he will come home and produce a new face wash only for me to scowl and point out that it has micro plastics in it! I don’t think he is alone, the cosmetic industry don’t make it easy for us.… Continue reading How to choose a micro plastic free exfoliater?
I will be running the Bath half marathon on 12th March to raise money for eXXpedition to raise awareness of the problems surrounding marine plastics. Now this is no walk in the park for me as I am definitely NOT a natural runner. I have been following a Nike training plan and am slowly racking up… Continue reading Bath Half Marathon
I wanted to give a bit of a background to the whole reason I am taking part in an eXXpedition trip later on in the summer and introduce about the issues surrounding plastics in the sea. I am not an expert in this field but this is something that I am keen to understand more in… Continue reading The plastic problem