There’s nothing I love more than waking up with a clear, empty day ahead of us. Watch this week’s video to see what we got up to, and how we take it slow on a zero plans, zero routine, typical day for us..

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15 Slow and Simple Things To Do With Kids

As much as I absolutely love travelling with the kids and cannot imagine a day when I won’t say YES to an adventure, there is also something undeniably lovely about just enjoying the normal, everyday, entirely simple, often free and even-kind-of-boring-sounding pleasures of life together. View Post

I’m convinced everyone’s day should start with a few simple yoga stretches; that yoga should be taught in every school and that every workplace should have a small space for yoga for its employees to escape to in order to get away from the dreaded computer hunch. View Post

Trying to keep a plastic free home means there are products that are just off limits – yoghurt and halloumi, I’m especially looking at you. View Post

Summer holidays can be a challenge when it comes to eco-friendly family living: they can spell plastic water pistols and paddling pools, endless plastic bottles of water for thirsty mouths and expensive days out. But with a few low waste tips, it’s perfectly possible to enjoy the Summer without causing harm to the environment. View Post

It can be hard to get your head around how reusable nappies slot into daily life; how often should I change my baby’s nappy? Do I need a nappy bin? What about when we go out? In this video I talk you through our typical routine from morning to night including a little trip out. Hope you enjoy it! View Post

When I asked my followers on Instagram to summarise how periods make them feel, there was no holding back. Emotions were split between a period making you feel “connected to life’s flow”, “powerful, sensitive and blessed” to “like being carved out with a rusty spoon”, “chaotic”, “cross” and “messy.” View Post

I’m excited to be kick starting a new series where I’ll be looking at low waste living in different places in the world; challenges, solutions and stories along the way. Today, Agnese from Our Simple Cottage describes life in Hong Kong, one of the largest corporate mega cities in the world.  View Post