The zero waste adventures of: girlforacleanworld

Welcome to episode one of our zero waste blog series! We started this series to share the joys that a zero waste lifestyle can bring. Besides that, we hope to create awareness about plastic pollution. It's not a coincidence that we're starting on July 1st. Today is the kickoff for…

Announcement: zero waste blog series

In the spirit of plastic free July, we’d like to announce our new blog post series titled: The zero waste adventures of ‘...' During this series we plan to share a weekly story written by an inspiring blogger and/or instagrammer, who will talk all about their zerowaste journey. Starting tomorrow…

Exploring the Swedish untamed old-growth forests

Tiveden, the first national park we’re visiting in Sweden. Yay! After spending a week in Gothenburg, the second largest city of Sweden, it was a relief to set foot in such a large nature area. The park is located in the historical province of Västergötland just in between Sweden’s two…

Does zero waste living affect food waste?

As we recently started our journey towards a zero waste lifestyle, we discovered just how many products in grocery stores are packaged in some form of plastic nowadays. Not just in grocery stores though, in all types of stores we see a huge amount of plastic packaging. In the olden…

5 sustainable and eco-friendly dog brands

We realize that owning dogs is certainly not the most sustainable thing one can do. But who really can withstand the love of a little puppy? We know it’s selfish, but don’t we all have a few of those things? The least we can then do is opt for more…

Get to know David and Charlotte from NoFixedHome

Today we've got something different. We've collaborated with the amazing folk over at www.nofixedhome.com. Just like us they love vegan food, nature, and of course traveling across the globe. Instead of traveling with a camper van though, David and Charlotte explore the world in a very different way! If you…

Top five vegan restaurants gothenburg

Gael Greene once said:  Great food is like great sex. The more you have the more you want. Who doesn’t want either of that?! Today we’ll just focus on food though. Delicious food that we found at vegetarian and vegan restaurants in Gothenburg, Sweden, to be precise. During our stay…

5 must have zero waste items for your campervan

Whilst converting our campervan, we started our journey towards a zero waste lifestyle. This means that we had to make choices regarding which stuff we’d bring along on our travels. In particular since we now have quite limited storage space to bring just about anything with us. Today, we’d like…

10 things to bring when traveling with a dog

The world is better when traveled with a dog. No matter where the road takes you, traveling with your four-legged friend is so much more fun. We are currently traveling through Europe in our self built camper van. Our dogs Mojo and Venus join us every step of the way.…

5 places you must visit on the island Fur

The hidden treasure of Denmark, as the Danish call it. If you are looking for places to visit in Denmark, the island of Fur should definitely be at the top of your list! Do not dismiss the island of Fur for its size! When we were planning our vanlife trip…

Zero waste: what does it mean

Zero waste living. The term gets coined more and more these days. But what does it actually represent? Well, there is a short and a long answer to this question. Simply spoken, a zero waste lifestyle literally means a lifestyle without waste. It represents a philosophy or even a movement…

Vanlife: Swedish graduation

After spending our first day exploring Gothenburg, Sweden, we went back to the city center the next day. Upon arrival, we stepped out of our tram onto a large square filled to the brim with people. The same square that had been empty the day before. At first we though…

Vanlife: On our way to Sweden

It has been hot outside for ages, at least that is how it feels at the moment. Though we certainly have nothing to complain about, we wouldn’t mind some cooler temperatures either. We are heading north in spring nonetheless!   Our first night in the dark Our vanlife journey started…

First week of vanlife

After spending eight months building our tiny home on wheels, we left the country eight days ago. It has been a real rollercoaster but after lots of work, we are finally able to live our dream. We have spend quite some time in the van now, without the comfort of…

Camper van Conversion: Water System in our Kitchen

Running water, who doesn’t want that wherever they are? To fill up a glass of water when you’re thirsty, or to do the dishes after dinner, it’s so simple yet incredibly convenient. Installing your own simple water system in your camper van is actually quite easy to do. It took…

Fresh start: we have updated our website!

We are so happy to finally share our updated website with you all! When we started in July last year, our domain had the extension .blog. This was due to the fact that the .com version had already been reserved and became too expensive at the time. Last week we…

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