Top 10 tips for a Sustainable Christmas

Christmas can be stressful enough without the idea of more new stuff cluttering our homes, but what about our planet, how will Mother Earth cope with more new STUFF!

As Eco Organiser® writes this blog, stores are spruiking it’s less than 4 weeks to Christmas, their shelves are heaving with decorations and gifts for sale.

In other words they are saying – Buy Now! Consume! Don’t miss out! Continue reading


Gift of Time

Rethink Mothers Day the eco friendly way

It’s time to rethink Mother’s Day; we are enticed to purchase more stuff, but how many fluffy slippers, dressing gowns, new toasters and frying pans to make the perfect scrambled eggs does she really need? Do we really need to ramp up our consumption of ‘stuff’ just because it’s Mother’s Day, to let her know that we love her? Let’s take a step back from that traditional Mother’s Day gift list and rethink.

Put simply, if we have concerns about reducing clutter in our homes and reducing our carbon footprint and the impact of belongings on environment, perhaps our gifts could do with a change of philosophy. Continue reading


Gift of Time

Rethink the Christmas experience and reduce waste

With only 4 weeks to Christmas the stores are spruiking  and their shelves are heaving with decorations and gifts for sale, in other words they are saying – Buy Now! Consume! Don’t miss out!

But do we really need to ramp up our consumption of ‘stuff’ just because it’s Christmas?  Let’s just take a step back from that traditional Christmas gift list and rethink. Continue reading