Archive of ‘Sustainable Living’ category

Easy Ways to Reduce Paper In The Kitchen | I Spy Plum Pie

Easy Ways To Reduce Paper In The Kitchen

As part of my journey to create less waste I’ve been trying to reduce paper in the kitchen as well. We focus a lot about reducing plastic because it causes the most damage to the environment but cutting down on paper is definitely useful as well. Thankfully there’s some easy small changes you can try. I’d love to hear your suggestions too!

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The Benefits of Air Drying Laundry | I Spy Plum Pie

The Benefits of Air Drying Laundry

Whilst using a clothes drier may seem more time efficient, there are lots of benefits of air drying laundry. Sure, sometimes the weather may not be conducive to it, but when you can it really is worthwhile! So, here are some of the benefits – I’d love to hear your thoughts too.

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Planning a Sustainable Christmas | I Spy Plum Pie

Planning a Sustainable Christmas

Christmas is often viewed as a time of excess, with big meals, lots of gifts and endless parties almost unavoidable. I’m not here to tell you not to do these things, and not to enjoy yourself over the holiday season but instead I thought I would share some tips to help in planning a sustainable Christmas so we can enjoy ourselves in a more eco-friendly way.

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What I've Learned About Small Space Gardening | I Spy Plum Pie

What I’ve Learned About Small Space Gardening

As most of you probably know I’ve been growing things on my little balcony for a few years now. I’m by no means a gardening expert, but I have learned a few things about small space gardening over that time. I thought I’d share some of those lessons with you all today, and I’d love to hear your thoughts as well!

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