Archive of ‘Sustainable Living’ category

Tips to Use Excess Herbs | I Spy Plum Pie

Tips to Use Excess Herbs

I’m all about finding ways to reduce food waste, and herbs can be one of the worst culprits. You buy a bunch for a recipe, use the small amount that you needed and the rest are left to wilt and get sad. It’s part of the reason I grow so many of my own now! I thought I would share some of my favourite ways to use excess herbs, and I’d love to hear yours too!

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Tips for an Eco Friendly Party | I Spy Plum Pie

Tips for an Eco Friendly Party

Hosting parties and entertaining friends can be lots of fun, but they aren’t always the most sustainable activities, particularly with regards to the amount of waste they can create. I wanted to share my top tips for throwing an eco friendly party and I’d love to hear your suggestions too!

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Tips for Reducing Waste Without Bulk Stores | I Spy Plum Pie

Tips for Reducing Waste Without Bulk Stores

A lot of the advice around reducing our use of plastic packaging seems to centre around shopping at bulk stores, but not everyone has easy access to them. Don’t let that put you off though, there are still definitely ways you can make a positive change. So, today I thought I would share some tips for reducing waste without bulk stores! I’d love to hear your tips and ideas as well.

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