The Hunemployment Diaries: being made redundant *before* Covid19

Hi everyone! Just writing a little update on what’s been happening in my life recently. And surprise surprise, it revolves around the C word. But first, time for a better C word: a bit of context. Ever since I was 16, I’ve never not had a job. I worked at Wetherspoons and various other pubs/bars. … More The Hunemployment Diaries: being made redundant *before* Covid19

Coronavirus or not: keep your grubby mitts away from me

The world has coronapandemonium. So much so, that in the office we have vetoed the radio in favour of Spotify because we cannot listen to the hourly update of how the world is in peril (Pop Punk Powerhouses playlist, anyone?). The main government advice is to cover your mouth when you cough, sneeze into your … More Coronavirus or not: keep your grubby mitts away from me

How to make your wardrobe more sustainable (without looking like you got dressed in the dark)

I donโ€™t need to tell you that the planet is in danger, everyone knows that. But what you might not know is how fashion impacts this. The fashion industry produces nearly 20% of the worldโ€™s waste water and around 10% of global carbon emissions. It takes 20,000 litres of water to make just one T-shirt … More How to make your wardrobe more sustainable (without looking like you got dressed in the dark)