Ethical Advent Day 4 – 4 Waste Free Christmas Wrapping Tips

My absolute favourite way to be eco-friendly (and also save money) at Christmas has to be getting inventive with wrapping presents. Once you get hooked on this, you’ll have so much fun and won’t want to go back to boring old wrapping paper! Here are the ways I like to save wrapping paper and have…

Ethical Advent Day 3 – Christmas Cards

Welcome to Day 3 of my Ethical Advent Calendar. Today is all about Christmas Cards. Whilst sending an e-card is an environmentally friendly option for many, sometimes you still need to send a real card to a friend or loved one to show you are thinking of them. So why not send a card that…

Blogger Recognition Award

I am delighted to announce that Monsoon of Random  has been nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award! I’m so pleased that people are enjoying my ethical content and enjoying reading about the vast range of topics I write about. I’d like to thank the lovely Yen-Van of Design Life Hacks for nominating me. I’m a huge fan…

Get the Glow with Madara Tinting Fluid

I’m a fan of the natural look, yet sometimes my skin needs a little help. From evening out my skin tone, to taking away that washed-out look, to covering the odd blemish. I was therefore very interested to try out this Rose Beige Tinting Fluid from Madara, sent to me by MyPure. Madara offer a…

Random Beauty… Apply with EcoTools for a flawless look!

I wasn’t really surprised when I found out that EcoTools is the brainchild of Alicia Silverstone. World famous actress and author of ‘The Kind Life’, Alicia Silverstone is a green and eco-friendly guru and an inspiration to many, including myself. EcoTools are available everywhere, yet they are far from your every day product. Fairly made…

Random Causes… Save Money & Rubbish – Zero Waste Week 2014

Do you want to leave a better planet for your children and grand-children to grow up on? Do you want to save money? Well, I’ve got a great little challenge to share with you as part of Zero Waste Week. It’s fun, it’s easy and all it requires is a little effort! You don’t have…

Random Food… Gluten Free Goodness from Freego

Are you gluten intolerant? Do you struggle finding tasty, nutritious foods that match up to their gluten-full equivalents? Well, look no further, Freego have made it that bit easier for us. Stocking only the best gluten-free foods and snacks, and a good range for vegans too, they’ve secured themselves a great spot in the market!…