Posts tagged lifestyle

This time last year, I was a careless consumer. There is no doubt about that.

I remember having a discussion with my mother about how chilly Melbourne was and how much I spent on heating (we have the most thrilling conversations!) and my mother was shocked by my bill. At the time, I wasn’t particularly concerned about the cost of keeping my feet warm while I worked from home.

“It’s not good for the environment though, you know?” she commented.

This hit me.

It hit me hard.

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ZERO WASTE LIVING | How to Encourage Your Local Cafe to Go Green

Australians send over 50,000 disposable coffee cups to landfill every 30 minutes. That is enough to fill a tram. Yep, let that sink in for a moment. A tram’s worth of coffee cups every half an hour.

It is disgraceful and so unnecessary.

But instead of getting angry about it, here are a few things that you can do about it.

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