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Green your Moontime // Washable sanitary pads

Green your Moontime // Washable sanitary pads

Here at Wrapped in Newspaper we are always trying to do our best to minimise our negative impact on the planet. Whether that’s through not consuming animal products, eating local, seasonal produce or avoiding unethical companies, we are always seeking alternative ways of doing things. So […]

What’s in your make-up?

What’s in your make-up?

The funny thing about writing blog posts is that they rarely turn out how you planned. From the initial concept, to creating it and then typing it up, all sorts of things can happen that will change the outcome. When I first thought about setting […]

Dairy-free Milk & Food Co-ops

Dairy-free Milk & Food Co-ops

When I first decided to give veganism a try, I can’t say that the thought of dairy-free milk filled me with excitement. I already new that I wasn’t a massive fan of soya milk and that if I wanted to turn my back on cheap, […]

Spring Clean

The bright sunshine of April is a welcoming sight and gives us that feeling that everything is going to be ok. The leaves are budding, the birds are singing and the cycle of life is starting again, phew! With the welcoming of light and life comes the […]

One year and counting

March marks my first veganniversary. Yes, I’ve done it, 26 years an omnivore, 1 year a vegan. I know I’ve got a long way to go to balance out that ratio but I thought it would be a good time to reflect on the choices […]

Fracking: What the Frack is it?

I’ve hit a mental block. I don’t know whether it is the weather or the fact I am reduced to surviving on little more than vegetables and nuts as I continue on my three month stint of a sugar free, yeast free, fun-less existence. I’ve […]

Reduce, reuse, recycle

Following up from my post on new years resolutions to make a difference, I wanted to talk a bit more about resolution number 2: reduce, reuse, recycle. Whilst on the face of it these seem pretty simple things to do, and ones we kind of all […]

10 new years resolutions to make a difference

I’ve never been big on new years resolutions, mainly because I know I won’t stick to them. It’s easy to say I want to do this, I want to be that but to actually commit and do it can be pretty hard. Becoming vegan certainly […]