The Sttoke reusable cup: the coffee drinker’s choice

The Sttoke reusable cup: the coffee drinker’s choice

Check out why the award-winning Sttoke reusable cup the first choice for coffee nerds (including us).
Sttoke Cup Review: The Ultimate Durable Coffee Cup

Sttoke Cup Review: The Ultimate Durable Coffee Cup

Read our in-depth review of the award-winning Sttoke coffee cup: a game-changing design for an eco essential.

Ten Easy Habits to Help Save the Planet

Ten Easy Habits to Help Save the Planet

Celebrate Earth Day every day with this collection of ten planet-friendly habits.
April 15, 2019
Introducing Loop: The grocery delivery service of the future

Introducing Loop: The grocery delivery service of the future

It’s the small things that make a big difference to the environment, and getting weekly products in reusable packaging has the potential to have huge positive effects in the fight against climate change. 
April 02, 2019
Tags: zero waste
How to Throw a Zero Waste Easter Gathering

How to Throw a Zero Waste Easter Gathering

Whether you’re celebrating Easter this year with family, friends, or both, we have some handy solutions in ensuring that your Easter gathering is as zero waste as possible.

March 29, 2019
6 Products and Honest Tips for a Low-Waste, Healthy Period

6 Products and Honest Tips for a Low-Waste, Healthy Period

Women were happily using reusable cloth pads for centuries until certain companies began touting the idea that throwaway products were more “sanitary.” Whilst periods are many things – painful, emotional, hugely inconvenient – they’re the most natural thing in the world. Conversely, throwaway sanitary towels are often made using plastic that won’t biodegrade and nasty chemicals to make them smell nicer.
January 11, 2019
Why Do Parents Love Wishbone Design Toys?

Why Do Parents Love Wishbone Design Toys?

Here at BuyMeOnce, we love Wishbone Design Studio because their ethos is aligned with the BuyMeOnce way of slowing down consumption by choosing durable, quality products that last a long time. But why do parents in more than 135 countries love Wishbone products?
October 12, 2018
Reusable Food Wrap Vs. Cling Film: Which is the superior product?

Reusable Food Wrap Vs. Cling Film: Which is the superior product?

Here at BuyMeOnce we are, unsurprisingly, already sold on the idea of reusable food wrap. Whilst they are undeniably a great way to reduce your plastic waste, we can understand that concerns still abound. We wanted to take the time to dig into the issue and see just how reusable food wraps measure up when pitched alongside traditional plastic film. We’ll be looking at the environment, usability, usefulness, cost, and health risks, along with hints and tips for getting the most out of reusable wraps.
July 24, 2018
9 Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Consumption and Save Money

9 Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Consumption and Save Money

Looking at the problem of plastic waste in its entirety can be damaging and counterproductive, a bit like looking directly at the sun. If you can make reducing your plastic waste a slow, steady, thoughtful process then you’ve got much more chance of lasting success. With that in mind, here are 9 habits you can cultivate to help you on your road to a less plastic-filled life, without breaking the bank.
July 13, 2018
How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Wedding on a Budget

How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Wedding on a Budget

Knowing that the average wedding creates a pile of waste the size of a car and pumps 62 tonnes of COs into the air can create a bit of angst before you’ve even begun the wedmin. But never fear – there are ways of dramatically reducing your impact while increasing the meaning and not breaking the bank. Here are our top nine tips for planning an eco-friendly wedding on a budget.

June 01, 2018
The Eco-Explorer: Camping Gear that Leaves No Trace

The Eco-Explorer: Camping Gear that Leaves No Trace

If you’re a regular outdoorsy type, you’ll be familiar with the ‘Leave No Trace’ signposts placed prominently throughout campsites and trail routes. Here at BuyMeOnce we take ‘Leave No Trace’ to the next level and aim to find products that will last so long, that their trace on this planet will be as limited as possible.
March 16, 2018
5 Travelling Pitfalls and How to Combat Them

5 Travelling Pitfalls and How to Combat Them

Travelling is an amazing thing. You get to experience different cultures, cuisines, wildlife and learn so much about the world, but it is also a large burden on our planet. It makes you realise the negative impact humans have when you see waste everywhere. However, all is not lost! You can still have incredible experiences by just travelling more sustainably and being mindful. Here are five common pitfalls I have encountered when travelling and ways to combat them.
March 13, 2018