Tag: zero waste

A Falafel Pre-Mix Where You Just Add Water, By OutCastFoods!

I recently ordered a few package free goodies from The Refillery, and tried out a Falafel mix from a brand called Outcast foods. To find out more about this cool and easy mix, check out my post on qoo.co.za! “Outcast Foods creates easy-to-prepare healthy and yummy plant-based meals. We create instant whole-food pre-mixes, but we […]

The Refillery | Where You Can Refill Your Containers With No Plastic Packaging!

What is The Refillery? “The Refillery is an exciting, new planet-friendly grocer offering a stylish, convenient, PLASTIC-FREE, ‘weigh-and-pay’ shopping experience that helps you to stock and re-stock your pantry with the highest quality, ethically-sourced products without all that wasteful packaging normally associated with a trip to the grocery store.”     The store operates and […]

Fill Your Re-usable Glass Jars Up With JARAJAR.co.za!

What is Jarajar? Jarajar is a cool new innovative business in Cape Town where you can shop online to order a whole bunch of food products such as nuts, grains, pasta or rice, spices; you know, all the stuff you use in your kitchen! The beauty of it, is that all your products get delivered […]

Zero Bar’s Hair And Body Bars New Addition, The Bar Saver!

I recently tried out, (and posted about) Zero Shampoo bars, that are hair and body bars. Check out that post for a whole lot more information on these wonderful, more Eco friendly soap and shampoo bars. In addition to the bars, they have now added a cool little bar container, the bar saver, that you […]

Package Free Shopping At Pick N Pay Constantia in Cape Town!

I recently visited the Constantia Pick n Pay in Cape Town after I had heard that they have set up a small package free station in the shop. As I got there, (the shop being sooo big) I looked around and initially could not see it. Immediately my heart sank and I thought “ahh they […]

DIY Zero Waste Creams And Under Arm Deodorant Recipes

Often people get intimidated by people who speak about reducing their waste and living a more ‘minimalist lifestyle’. What you must understand though, is that all it takes is a very small change to start, you don’t have to be implementing and worrying about reducing every tiny bit of waste in your life, initially. It […]

A Quick Look At The Oranjezicht City Farm Market, Cape Town

Recently I stopped by the Oranjezicht City Farm Market, which is on Granger Bay Blvd, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town. It has quite a nifty setup with a lot of cool stuff for sale. There are also various food stalls selling ready made food goods, ranging from samoosas to chocolate brownies, to Indian curries and gourmet […]