Exceptions I make on plastic

I try to give this blog a positive touch. In my weekly diaries, in my other posts, I try to focus on the good things. This way everything is and stays fun. But I like to challenge myself too. And as a privileged person in Netherlands, I feel like I am obligated to do whatever I can to live an eco-positive lifestyle. Now, even though I share a lot of good things, I’d like to share my challenges too. As I said, I like those. Today I’ll share my challenges when it comes to plastic. Continue reading “Exceptions I make on plastic”

Weekly diary #94: visiting a festival in Harderwijk and a cancelled Cube

Hi there, welcome into my weekly diary! This diary is about my eco-positive lifestyle. Not only am I trying to limit my negative impact on this planet, I also to try to make positive impact! That makes it fun, right? The past week I shopped for some sustainable groceries, went bowling and visited a festival in Harderwijk. Want to read along? Continue reading “Weekly diary #94: visiting a festival in Harderwijk and a cancelled Cube”

Weekly diary #92: Voting for the European Elections

Hi there! Welcome into my weekly diary, where I share what it looks like to live an eco-positive lifestyle on a daily basis. How can I make this world a little better this week? The past week I voted for the European Elections, delivered some order for my package free webshop and picked up two full bags of trash! Want to read along? Continue reading “Weekly diary #92: Voting for the European Elections”

Weekly diary #90: Giving another lecture and workshop about a zero waste lifestyle

Hi there! I think it’s so great that you’re here and want to read my personal weekly diary. With this weekly diary I want to show you what an eco-positive lifestyle looks like on a daily basis. An eco-positive lifestyle might seem a little overwhelming at first, but I’m here to show you that it’s not. The past week I celebrated Mother’s Day, passed my final test for me to get to University in Amsterdam and I gave a lecture once again about my zero waste lifestyle. Want to read along? Continue reading “Weekly diary #90: Giving another lecture and workshop about a zero waste lifestyle”

Sustainable and fair underwear from Underprotection

Today I want to share a few things with you about something new I bought. I bought new underwear, again! And since I really want to give you a specific and honest image of what I do and do not buy, I am sharing this with you. I am sharing my underwear with the world! A full set, bought at UnderProtection. Continue reading “Sustainable and fair underwear from Underprotection”

Weekly diary #88: Celebrating the King’s birthday with flee markets

Hi there, welcome into my weekly diary! On my blog, I try to share more about an eco-positive lifestyle I try to live. And what that looks like on a daily basis, can be confusing. That’s why I write these weekly diary, to give you an insight in my daily life. The past week I celebrated King’s day, took an important exam for my master and donated some plasma! Want to read along? Continue reading “Weekly diary #88: Celebrating the King’s birthday with flee markets”

Greeting cards: a single use item I don’t refuse

Last week I told you more about the 5R’s of zero waste. The biggest part is to refuse things I said, single use things mainly. But what if there is an item that is zero waste and you just don’t want to refuse? It’s not impossible, it happens to me too. Today I want to talk specifically about a single use item I personally don’t refuse: greeting cards. Continue reading “Greeting cards: a single use item I don’t refuse”

Weekly diary #86: Eating vegan at an Argentinean restaurant

Hi there! Welcome into my weekly diary. In this diary I want to show you what it looks like to live an eco-positive lifestyle on a daily basis. I focus on veganism, zero waste, doing things for others and more! The past week I did some interviews, had some deliveries for my package free webshop and went out to dinner for my dads birthday. Want to read along? Continue reading “Weekly diary #86: Eating vegan at an Argentinean restaurant”

Weekly diary #84: I passed my thesis proposal defense!

Hi there! Welcome into my weekly diary. I try to live an eco-positive lifestyle. I want to do more good than bad in my life, preferably every single day. How I do this and what that actually looks like on a daily basis? That’s what I want to discuss in these weekly diaries. I am not claiming to be perfect, but I do want to show you that living with a positive impact is fun! The past week I attended a 21 dinner of a friend, picked up some trash and passed my thesis proposal defense! Want to read along? Continue reading “Weekly diary #84: I passed my thesis proposal defense!”

I’ve decided to get my drivers license! Why?

Cars are not sustainable, they pollute the air by the carbon dioxide they release. Especially with all the cars we have right now on this planet, we have a problem. For a long while, I had chosen not to be a part of that problem. This had multiple reasons, which I’ll come to later. However, I’ve made up my mind after a long time. I am getting my drivers license. Continue reading “I’ve decided to get my drivers license! Why?”