Eco-Friendly Living

A selection of articles focused on eco-friendly living.

19 Must Haves For An Eco-Friendly Bathroom

19 Must Haves For An Eco-Friendly Bathroom

As I write this we are currently having one of the mildest autumns ever.  Many are rejoicing in this fact, but for me I find it concerning.  It is a reminder of the scale of the human impact on our planet and reminds me that I must continue to find ways to bring our planet back to good health.  That’s wh… Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Eco-Friendly Living, 10 comments
Should You Switch To A Safety Razor?

Should You Switch To A Safety Razor?

Recently, I treated myself to something I’d been after for a while.  On my journey to an eco-friendly home I have been on the look out for a new razor.  I’ve tried epilating, disposables, electric shavers and various men’s razors.  But either they didn’t give me the shaving experience th… Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Eco-Friendly Living, 17 comments
16 Essentials For An Eco-Friendly Kitchen

16 Essentials For An Eco-Friendly Kitchen

The kitchen is the heart of the home.  There are some rooms in my house that go virtually untouched from day to day, but no other room gets quite as much use as my kitchen.  We eat in it, play in it, organise in it, talk in it, socialise in it, cook in it and store all manner of things in it.  Therefore, it ma… Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Eco-Friendly Living, 6 comments
Things You Buy Every Week That I Don’t!

Things You Buy Every Week That I Don’t!

Have you ever taken a look at your shopping list and thought “why am I buying all this stuff?”  Every week we buy items that we think we need.  Well, you do!  I stopped buying many of these items because I realised they were expensive and unnecessary purchases.  If you want to save money, take a l… Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Eco-Friendly Living, Saving Money, 22 comments
Extreme Frugal Living?  Would you go THIS far?

Extreme Frugal Living? Would you go THIS far?

Frugal living seems to be a bit of a natural state for me.  When left alone I will gravitate towards frugal living.  I love anything that saves me money and double points if it is environmentally-friendly too.

 

Over the last few years I (not so much Mr. Pennies) have made a few choices that could … Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Eco-Friendly Living, Saving Money, 20 comments
Cheap Parenting Hacks To Save Money (And Be Awesome Parents)

Cheap Parenting Hacks To Save Money (And Be Awesome Parents)

Mr. Pennies and I have two little kids.  They are the motivation behind all we do but we refuse to let them be expensive.  Children have very basics need when you look at it.  They need food, drink, clothes, a wash occasionally and cuddles.  Therefore we choose cheap parenting.

 

When we foun… Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Eco-Friendly Living, Saving Money, 12 comments
7 Easy Ways To Save Money And The Planet

7 Easy Ways To Save Money And The Planet

I remember the moment that I decided that this personal finance blog would have an eco-friendly twist.  I had popped to the shops to get eggs and some other things for impromptu cake making session.  I’d dragged my whole family with me for the exercise.

 

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