A Year of Veg at the Allotment

Time to start planning our new allotment for the forthcoming year. A whole year of vegetables to be planted!

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Dark Chocolate Truffles

A delicious and super easy recipe for dark chocolate truffles. Perfect for a gift or a little indulgence for yourself.

Green Christmas Guilt

As the Christmas season gets into full swing it seems to have become so easy to lose my green way. I feel so much pressure to find presents for various people (many of whom would not appreciate or recognise a green gift) that my simple green gift rules seem to go astray.

Deck The Halls…

Another year has gone by and Christmas is here again! In our house it truly is a wonderful time of year and part of getting into the spirit is an evening spent setting up the decorations with a glass of hot gluhwein in hand.

It’s That Time of The Month. Period.

Have you ever thought about where all those used tampons and sanitary towels go? Have you wanted to think about it?? Well it's not nice. Water companies clear over 55,000 sewage blockages every year, and most are caused by the wrong things being flushed down the loo. But if you don't flush it do you bin it? The average woman can use between 8,000 to 17,000 tampons in her lifetime. That amounts to A) a lot of rubbish in the landfill and B) a lot of money. So what are the alternatives?

Going Green At Work

We spend a lot of time thinking about how we can be more green at home, but for most of us a vast majority of our week is spent at work. In a place where we usually have limited control over how green our lives can be.

Nuts About Soapnuts!

As ever, I am always looking out for more eco-friendly options in my daily life. This week my already eco-conscious choice of clothes detergent ran out so I've tried Soap Nuts and written a review on my first thoughts.