Sustainable Lifestyle For Beginners

Welcome to Smart Money Green Planet, a sustainable lifestyle blog for beginners.

Hi, I am Reshma and I run the sustainable lifestyle blog, Smart Money Green Planet.

I write about home and garden ideas, as well as, natural skincare recipes to inspire you to achieve a minimalist home, develop a love for organic and edible gardening; and introduce you to an alternative non toxic, natural skincare routine.

You will also find blog posts about frugal living ideas to save money in the long run.

Please feel free to connect via Instagram or Facebook if you enjoy reading my posts.

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PlushBeds Natural Latex Topper | 5 Tips To Help You Sleep Well

If you are double minded about buying a natural latex mattress topper, don’t be, just go for it. An organic mattress topper, such as the ones made by PlushBeds is an investment worth making. We all toss and turn during the night, but there are simple ways of changing this sleep pattern. Below are 5 […]

PlushBeds’ Botanical Bliss Eco Friendly Mattress

Interest in Plushbeds’ botanical bliss eco friendly mattress that is chemical free and organic is on the rise.  How often have you craved for a good night’s sleep so that you can wake up feeling refreshed and re-energised?  Mattress and bedding accessories play a huge role in how well we sleep.  However, conventional mattresses contain […]

Can I Use Neem Oil for Plants?

Neem oil for plants as a pest control measure Using neem oil for plants is not a new phenomenon.  Neem oil has been used for many centuries across the Indian subcontinent, for medicinal purposes as well as a natural pest control measure.  As a gardener, you will constantly come across unwanted pests damaging your fruit […]

Which Flowers Do Bees Like?

With the array of flowers in the garden, it is not surprising that many ask which flowers do bees like? Not every flower is good for pollinators. Gardeners who love to grow vegetables need bees to pollinate their flowering vegetables and fruits.  Therefore, to make it easier for you to navigate through the complex world […]

Sustainable Eid Gift Ideas for 2020

Last minute Eid gift ideas for 2020 that are available on Amazon and better for the environment.  Shoving £10 in an envelope for Eid is slowly fading away.  The practice of giving gifts for Eid is taking over the age-old tradition of giving money.  If you have not already purchased your Eid gifts, do not […]

How To Have A Sustainable BBQ

Sustainable and zero waste BBQs are on the rise.  The weather is warming up and the days are getting longer. The best part about the Summer is being able to cook outdoors whenever you want.  Whether you are looking to have a barbeque on your, a family BBQ or organising with friends, there is no […]

Plant Roses In Pots | 6 Easy Steps for Beginners

How To Plant Roses In Pots – A Beginner’s Guide If you want to plant roses in pots, the good news is that it is a lot easier than you think.  Potted roses still bring vibrancy and fragrance to a garden and often make us smile.  Experienced gardeners tend to grow roses across their gardens, […]

Companion Planting in a Vegetable Garden – What Is It?

Companion Planting in a Vegetable Garden Companion planting in a vegetable garden is one of the best ways to make full use of your vegetable garden. In this post, I will be writing about how to make the most use of your garden space and which plants you should grow side by side, commonly known […]

How to Start A Zero Waste Kitchen – A Beginner’s Guide

Is it possible to have a zero waste kitchen?  Going zero waste is by no means an easy task when we are constantly bombarded with packaging and convenience based consumerism.  Whilst I am not a fan of the word zero waste, because at some point, everything we consume becomes waste; it is an inspirational way […]

7 Indoor House Plants Perfect for Small Spaces

Decorate your home using the perfect indoor house plants for small spaces.  There are hundreds of beautiful house plants available to buy at the click of a button.  House plant shopping is no different to shopping for clothes or shoes; the more plants we look at, the more confused we get.  Sometimes it is because […]