DIY Christmas Advent Calendar!

Since we are now safely passed the mid-November mark, it's an acceptable time for a Christmas post! As a kid, one of the staple Christmas traditions in our house was the advent calendar. Chocolate every day, before lunchtime! What a friggin' treat. This year I decided that I wanted to bring back the advent calendar … Continue reading DIY Christmas Advent Calendar!

Easy Vegan Choc Chip Cookies!

Since giving up dairy earlier this year, I have been missing some of my favourite baked sweet treats. I wanted to give dairy and egg-free baking a go but really had no idea where to begin, so started with a trusty Google search and took it from there. Chocolate chip cookies are a classic and … Continue reading Easy Vegan Choc Chip Cookies!

It’s Not Easy Being Green

Lately, I’ve been struggling to find motivation. Whether it be to exercise, to cook proper meals, or to go out and socialise - it just hasn’t been coming easily. Lack of motivation is something we all battle sometimes, but recently it’s been creeping in to places I don’t want it to. As much as I … Continue reading It’s Not Easy Being Green

Use Good Stuff Turns 1!

It's our first birthday!  Hello everyone, Blick here! Needless to say, this is a very special day for us. A whole year has passed since we launched this blog, and what an incredible time we've had. As we've continued our Use Good Stuff journey, we've been learning and sharing as much as we can about … Continue reading Use Good Stuff Turns 1!

December/2015 Round Up

Goodness gracious me, what a year this one has been! 2015 has been a crazy but super fun ride. Use Good Stuff has seen a lot of support and success over the last 8 months, and we are very appreciative for every bit of that. We hope that 2016 will bring even more wonderful things, … Continue reading December/2015 Round Up

This Time It’s Personal – Our 50th Post!

Woah, 50 posts! That's a cool little milestone and we are quite proud of it, so this week for our 50th post we thought we would do something a bit different. We are nearing the end of the year, and it's about this time that we find ourselves thinking and reflecting about the past 12 … Continue reading This Time It’s Personal – Our 50th Post!

July Round-Up

July has certainly been a bit cold and miserable here in Christchurch. I'm currently at my desk listening to a very blustery wind, eating some tasty soup, finishing off some red wine... Maybe it's not all bad 🙂 It's been another busy few weeks on the blog. We have had our first posts submitted from a … Continue reading July Round-Up