Week Notes #94: Inspiring Links

Week Notes

A round-up of the week in links.


The Ugly Problem of Pretty Packaging
The ‘unboxing experience’ can be thrilling but is it worth the environmental cost?

The Unboxing Experience
There's a reason minimal packaging is better.

Menstrual Cups
A very useful guide if you're considering a zero waste alternative for periods.

How much your meat addiction is hurting the planet
The average meat-eater in the U.S. is responsible for close to three times that of the average vegan.

3 Simple Ways To Enjoy A Long Weekend
Perfect for when the next Bank Holiday weekend rolls around.

Wonder Woman is brilliant. But some men simply can’t accept that.
Why am I not surprised?

Crossbody Backpack
A small reversible mini backpack / crossbody bag - I'm in love!

Fashion is Old Fashioned
Li Edelkoort gave a provocative talk about her critical examination of today’s fashion industry.

5 Great Ways To Start Your Day
Update your morning ritual.

How Eating Vegan — Even For One Day A Week — Helps Fight Trump's Decision On The Paris Climate Agreement
So if you're angry and upset with Trump's decision, you know what you need to do.

On Social Media
"So, I have shifted the way I think about social media, and am trying to detach myself from the results of what I post, not constantly checking for validation and “love,” simply appreciating every like, every comment, and enjoying looking through other people’s posts without getting too involved in them."

Happy Father's Day
An adorable post dedicated to dads.

3 Simple Living Lies to Declutter
There's no one-size-fits-all.

Travelling With Jewellery: 5 Packing Tips
How to take care of your jewellery if you're taking it on holiday with you.