I’ve got too much stuff, I need help!

I’ve got too much stuff, I need help!

What brings people to this point of overload varies for everyone, in this blog let’s explore why we accumulate stuff  and the benefits for letting go of stuff.  Borrowing from the The 10R’s© Rethink- it’s time to ask yourself a few questions Does my...
How to become a mindful consumer

How to become a mindful consumer

Concerned about the environmental impact of mindless consumption and want to move towards more mindful consumption, but don’t know where to start? With Earth Overshoot Day moving up and down the calendar, it is a reminder that we are living beyond what our planet can...
How to ethically declutter in 5 simple steps

How to ethically declutter in 5 simple steps

Ethical decluttering does not mean throwing everything out yet on the same hand ethically decluttering takes time,  if it has taken ten years to accumulate the clutter, do not expect to sort and ethically declutter in one afternoon. You can certainly hire a skip bin...
Why buy stuff?

Why buy stuff?

Stuff:  collection of things not needing to be specified, valueless matter, trash, non-sense. Australian Oxford Dictionary Why buy stuff that does not add value to our lives, business, social structure and invested in quality over quantity, reusable over disposable....
The True Cost of Waste Part 1

The True Cost of Waste Part 1

We want to do good by our planet to reduce, reuse and recycle waste, we also need and want economies to grow and thrive, yet we cannot ignore the true cost of waste, which can be gauged by Earth Overshoot Day. It’s the day that marks the date when humanity’s...