This is our easiest vegan recipe yet. Some vegan recipes require special ingredients, this one does not. You can eat this anytime, anywhere. Enjoy with friends over a cuppa or make these with the little ones for a birthday party treat. Continue reading Recipe: Easy creamy vegan chocolate fudge
This month Oxfam are running a campaign called Second Hand September. The aim of the campaign is to give up fast fashion, because of its negative effects on workers and the environment, and pledge to say no to new clothes for the month Continue reading Get involved in Oxfam’s latest campaign Secondhand September
2.3 billion people are joining the planet by 2050 – this will require a 60-70% increase in global food production. At this moment in time over 1/3 of all food produced globally goes to waste. Here at E.C.O we believe in cutting down on food waste and we want to help you see how you can cut down too. Continue reading How to reduce food waste
In this piece, I want to take a closer look at what makes up a coral reef and the serious and terribly worrying issue that is coral bleaching. Continue reading Coral bleaching: Why do I care and what can I do?
Worldwide there’s an increasing number of beauty products in our daily beauty regimes from anti-wrinkle creams to facial serums. In a UK survey of 1,000 women it showed that they spent £482 on cosmetics on average, just think of all that plastic! Continue reading Easy everyday eco beauty swaps
There is no reason why we shouldn’t all be getting involved and do our bit for the environment. Sometimes things are time consuming or expensive. These one’s aren’t. So there is no excuse to not get involved and make an effort to contribute to changing the current climate. Have a go and see if you can do them all! Continue reading Six free ways to help the environment
For weeks the Amazon Rainforest has been on fire and the results are heart breaking. If you’re just hearing about it now it’s because of the lack of media coverage, despite it being such a paramount issue, and that in itself is very worrying. The Amazon is known as the lungs of the earth as it produces 20% of the oxygen we breathe so the … Continue reading The Amazon is burning – what can we do about it?
The internet has lots of information about habit formation. Most relate to building a skill over time, like learning the guitar or getting fitter. Others are instilling well being habits like mindfulness, meditation or eating healthily. The difficult thing about instilling an ‘eco’ habit in your life is that they’re slightly different to most habits. There doesn’t appear to be a short term, or arguably … Continue reading What is the point in being eco if we won’t see our efforts rewarded? (part one)
Since becoming more eco we’ve heard, and believed, our fair share of myths around recycling. On reading up on this topic we found even more that we had believed! Here are our top five everyday recycling myths busted! Continue reading Five common recycling myths busted!
Our ‘Meet:’ articles are our way of showcasing and celebrating the efforts of normal, lovely people who are changing the world’s outcomes both big and small. Continue reading Meet: AUBE