I know I have raved about the woods being the best place to go with the boys but adding littler picking takes it to a whole other level. It was so much fun. The kids loved it and they helped so much. It was an adventure spotting litter and running over to pick them up.… View Post

11 Low Impact Mother’s Day gift ideas

11 Low Impact Mother’s Day gift ideas

We are all different and have different lifestyles and hobbies so when I sat down to type up this post I knew it won’t work for all. One thing is true thought, if you are a mother and know that your loved ones will want to gift you something or you want to gift something… View Post

Why using DIY cleaning products at home is …

Why using DIY cleaning products at home is better all around?

Toxic Chemicals – Did you know that some household cleaning products contain an average of around 62 toxic chemicals? It’s no secret, but at the same time, it’s not something you’ll hear big manufacturers bragging about. These toxic chemicals which we are in contact on a daily basis after wiping our kitchen counter / cleaning… View Post

Homemade Non-toxic Cleaning Products

Homemade Non-toxic Cleaning Products

Using homemade cleaning products is not only chemical free and inexpensive, but just as effective as commercially bought ones. It’s amazingly super easy to make them too! I have been making our own general cleaner for 2 years now, and use recipes to unclog drains, descale our kettle, or our post-Christmas oven. According to a… View Post

Tackling food waste as a family

Tackling food waste as a family

Wasting food got out of hand. 250,000 tonnes of the food that goes to waste each year is still edible in the UK. Money / energy / waste. Rethinking our relationship with food and not just looking at the price we pay but the energy and resources went into is a good way to appreciate it more before chucking anything… View Post