Foraging

 We are on a “No Spend” month in our house which means we’re trying not to make impulse purchases or spend on stuff that’s not essential. So today I took the Monsters on a foraging expedition; free and fun. The Autumn berries seem to be […]

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Meringues!

I’ve never followed a vegan diet but I’ve always been quite fascinated by the craft of creating amazing dishes entirely from plants. I follow a few vegan groups to learn about new recipes and ingredients and when I found out about aquafaba I had to […]

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Getting Started

A discussion with a friend of mine inspired this post. We were discussing my projects over a toddler picnic lunch amd she expressed that she “wouldn’t know where to start!” This struck a chord with me because at various points over the last 12 months […]

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Camping without plastic

This year we’ve pushed the boat out and treated ourselves to a new tent. Family camping is going to be our thing for the next few years in a bid to have some cheap holidays and reduce our use of planes. We decided to christen […]

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Green Cleaning!

 So here’s another post I’ve been meanimg to write for a while! I signed up to Splosh cleaning products back in May and I’ve now got the the point where I feel I can write a bit of a review. Just to be clear I […]

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Elderflower and Strawberries!

I’ve not managed to post over the last week or so as I’ve been mega busy but I have a couple of little projects ready to share. Elderflowers are in season and I love their pungent smell. There are loads of things you can do […]

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Deodorant

I’ve been feeling a bit snowed under with my eco projects just lately. I feel like I have lots of bits and pieces on the go and we’ve had a couple of weeks away. This has been really lovely family time but it hadn’t occured […]

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Hair care and “no poo”

 This journey has certainly been an eye opener. I never ever thought I’d be a person with a hair brush collection. Warning before you read any further – this post does comtain some rather daft selfies. About four months ago, I decided to see what […]

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A Week Without Plastic

This week I’ve been following a social media group encouraging a week without plastic. The idea was not to have to manage without plastic items, but to not purchase any new ones through the course of the week. I’d love to be able to report […]

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