Category Archives: Sustainable Living

12 DIY Natural Cleaning Products You Need In Your Life Today

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DIY Natural Cleaning Products Recipe Guide Did you ever wonder what exactly are in the cleaning products you’re using around your home? Unfortunately, more often than not, commercial cleaning products are full of nasty chemicals which could be harmful to both your own health and the health of the planet, such as formaldehyde, 2-Butoxyethanol, ammonia, […]

Why Everyone Should Be Using A Bamboo Toothbrush

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A toothbrush may seem to be something too small to make a difference in the global plastic crisis. However, over time, adding up the impact of every person on Earth, plastic toothbrushes create a lot of pollution. Thankfully, there is a simple and affordable solution – switching to the best manual toothbrush when considering the […]

The Value of Alternative, Ethical Search Engines

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So what is the value of ethical search engines? And why should we consider switching away from the big names? This guest post from Search Scene helps us answer those exact questions… Most of us use a search engine on a daily basis, whether we are trying to find the name of a song we’ve […]

5 Stand Out Benefits Of All Natural Soap Bars

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Today we’re answering the question ‘what are the benefits of all natural soap bars’ since its something we get asked a lot here at Friendly Turtle. If you’ve been on the internet in recent years, you must have noticed the rise in popularity of good old natural soap bars. From the most basic zero waste […]

The Ulitmate Guide On How To Go Plastic Free In The Bathroom

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The ultimate guide on switching to a plastic free bathroom Over the past several decades of using plastic, the waste we have created has accumulated in landfills and the ocean. Plastic pollution is a serious environmental threat that we shouldn’t treat lightly – because plastic never really goes away, only falling apart into smaller and […]

7 Amazing Benefits Of Switching To Natural Shampoo And Conditioner Bars

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More shops than ever are now selling shampoo and conditioner bars and for good reason. If you’re looking for the many health benefits these can have on your hair and scalp, then you have stumbled across the right post. First, a little background on what the ‘normal’ used to be. We would walk down the […]

12 Sustainable Valentine’s Day Gifts To Make 2021 More Eco Friendly

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Valentine’s day is just around the corner so hands up who is looking for sustainable valentines day gifts this year? Its that time of year for the memorable holiday often celebrated by the gifting of red rose bouquets wrapped in film and chocolates in nasty plastic wrapping. However, these gifting habits can have quite a […]

Ultimate Eco-Friendly Christmas – Sustainable Christmas Ideas To Reduce Your Footprint

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There’s no time of the year quite like Christmas – so let’s make this year’s the most eco-friendly Christmas yet. With a few simple, sustainable Christmas ideas, you can significantly decrease your footprint and enjoy the holidays without the toll your celebrations could otherwise have on the environment. Here are 10 of our absolute favourite […]

How To Consciously Declutter Your Clothes And Wardrobe In 5 Simple Steps

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Wanting to know how to declutter your clothes and wardrobes consciously but struggling to find the best way to do it? We’ve got you covered with a quick and easy guide to make the whole process seamless, ethical, and as sustainable as possible. We were feeling pretty inspired by #secondhandseptember, so I wanted to get […]