THE SWAG BLOG

  • 5 Ways To Reuse Your Swag

    We’ve gathered a few zero-waste solutions to reuse your Swag that won’t cost the Earth but actually feed it! Read More
  • 4 Zero Waste Gift Wrapping Techniques

    The festive season is not only a time of love and joy, reuniting with family and friends but it is also notorious for being the most wasteful time of the year! In fact, wrapping-paper is not only paper, it is made out of hard-to-recycle mixed materials; glitters (aka micro plastics) that will go straight to landfill and take hundreds of years to break down. Read More
  • Spinach Lasagna

    Lasagna is a family dish that’s loved by all when served at family gatherings, dinner parties or date nights. If you’re looking for a heart-warming and mouthwatering recipe, don’t look any further! The best part about this recipe is it’s very adaptable - you can add mushrooms or eggplant to the spinach or swap out for a meat alternative! Read More
  • Spiced Mulled Wine

    The festive season is finally here and what’s better than cozying up next to the heater (or if you’re lucky enough, a fireplace!) and sipping on a warm cup of mulled wine to celebrate the end of a very long and challenging year? This recipe is easy, tasty and perfectly spiced! Read More
  • Don’t Even Sink About It! 5 Tips For Mindful Oil Disposal

    To protect our waterways and improve the welfare of our environment, plus save some $$$ in plumbing fees, here are 5 tips for mindful cooking oil usage and disposal. Read More
  • Best Children’s Books On Nature

    It is no secret that reading not only expands a child’s vocabulary and imagination but also helps ignite their passions and understanding of the world around them. Reading books WITH children can spark discussion, raise awareness within the family and empower children to do good, protect and create a better world. Read More
  • Healthy Mango Smoothie

    Summer is around the corner and mango tree branches are starting to bend under the weight of the juicy fruits. Fill up your daily fibre intake with this delicious healthy mango smoothie. Read More
  • Meet The Swag Ambassador - Natalie Bassingthwaighte

    Natalie Bassingthwaighte, one of Australia’s leading actresses, performers, authors and singers,  has teamed up with The Swag as the ambassador to help build awareness around household food waste.  Read More
  • 5 Brands We Love For A Plastic-Free Picnic

    A lot of you know the ins and outs of a special and memorable picnic so why not make it memorable AND waste-free? Read More