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Our Ultimate Sustainable Christmas Gift Guide

Our Ultimate Sustainable Christmas Gift Guide

With only a few weeks to go, it's time to get cracking on those Christmas pressies. To make it super simple for you, we've put together our Ultimate Sustainable Christmas Gift Guide! Whether you're shopping for your parents, your boyfriend or your office secret Santa - we have you covered! Leaving you more time to eat, drink and be merry!
The Importance of Active Rest for your Well-being

The Importance of Active Rest for your Well-being

No matter how busy your schedule is, making time for rest is vital for your mental health and well-being. Rest doesn't mean 'doing nothing', active rest allows the brain to relax without going entirely still.

UpCircle's Guide To Keep Your Skin Glowing This Winter

UpCircle's Guide To Keep Your Skin Glowing This Winter

As winter creeps in it's even more important to take care of your skin. Cold weather often causes our skin to appear dull and dehydrated. Prep yourself with UpCircle's guide to making the most of your skincare.
How We Created Our New Store Sustainably

How We Created Our New Store Sustainably

After a long few months, our new store is finally open! Sustainability can sometimes get a bad rep for being boring and unadventurous, and our Founder Paul wanted the shop interior to show our customers that there is nothing boring about sustainability. 

How to Mind Your Mental Health This Autumn

How to Mind Your Mental Health This Autumn

Coming into these Autumn months can be tough for everyone. Darker days, weaker immune systems and rainy weather can sometimes get the better of u...
All things Organic September

All things Organic September

Today marks the start of Organic September, a month that emphasises the benefits and importance of choosing organic food and produce. "Organic September is a month-long campaign to raise awareness of the many benefits of organic food and farming." 

Fast Fashion: The facts you need to know

Fast Fashion: The facts you need to know

Fast fashion is the mass production of cheap, poor quality, disposable clothing. It is a major factor in contributing to Climate change and human injustice that grows each day. 
All things sustainable at this years Olympic Games

All things sustainable at this years Olympic Games

This year's Olympic Games have also set five themes centring around sustainability: Climate change, Resource Management, Natural Environment and Biodiversity, Human Rights, Labour and Fair Business Practices, Involvement, Cooperation and Communications. But what changes have they actually made? 

Our Top Four Tips To Reduce Food Waste

Our Top Four Tips To Reduce Food Waste

Food waste is one of the main contributes to climate change. Yes, you heard that right. A daily habit most of us possess contributes 8% of the world Green House Gas Emissions and an estimated global cost of €1.2 trillion of profit is lost every year according to Bord Bia. With that being said, there are lots of simple ways you can reduce your food waste. Here are our four tips to get you started!
What is Plastic Free July and Why Should You Care?

What is Plastic Free July and Why Should You Care?

You may have seen lots of people (including us!) chatting about Plastic Free July online. But what is actually all about and why should you care? The campaign encourages people to be more mindful when it comes to single-use plastic and encourages you to make small, simple changes that can make a huge difference to the planet. 
Burnout - The Modern-Day Phenomenon

Burnout - The Modern-Day Phenomenon

Burnout truly is a modern-day phenomenon, resulting from things like social media and fast-paced and pressure-filled work environments. We shouldn’t be finishing our workdays feeling frazzled and drained, however, this has become the norm for many of us. If we don’t feel worn out, a lot of us simply feel like we’re not doing enough - which is crazy!
Check out these alternative Irish staycation ideas

Check out these alternative Irish staycation ideas

Finally! The country is re-opening again after what seems like forever.We don’t know about you, but we’re so excited to get back out and explore our little island again! Like many of you, we’re going to be staying put in Ireland this summer, but that doesn’t mean our staycation can’t be full of adventure! We’ve rounded up our top picks for a staycation with a difference this summer. 

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