How to bank ethically to help the environment: a summary of UK climate friendly banks

Banks have funded some of the most devastating fossil fuel projects in the world. Here’s how to switch your bank account to help create a cleaner planet.

How to help with the NSW and Queensland bushfires

If you’ve been watching the nightmarish images on television about the Australian wildfires and feeling numb there is something you can do. You can donate, volunteer or petition to support the people, communities and wildlife affected by the disaster. Take a look below for some ideas. Petition  This catastrophe needs awareness and real action. SigningContinue reading “How to help with the NSW and Queensland bushfires”

Easy DIY lip balm: how to make your own beauty products and have fun

I’ve wanted to make my own beauty products for a while to reduce my carbon footprint, but never quite had the willpower to find time find for it. Cue starting up your own blog on what you’re doing about the climate crisis (nothing like a bit of self-inflicted social media pressure to give you aContinue reading “Easy DIY lip balm: how to make your own beauty products and have fun”

Environmental justice: why funding for fracking hurts indigenous communities and what we can do about it

I literally cannot wrap my head around this: the UK is planning to invest £1bn finance meant for green energy to support major oil companies such as BP and Shell to frack for shale in Argentina. This money won’t just damage the environment and line the pockets of companies who are some of the worstContinue reading “Environmental justice: why funding for fracking hurts indigenous communities and what we can do about it”