Can You Buy Crisps in Biodegradable Packets?

You Can If You (Really) Try ….. It’s easier to find crisp manufacturers who DON’T sell their crisps in biodegradable packaging. The supermarkets shelves are lined with row upon row of crisps and snacks wrapped in a combination of foil and plastic – packaging which will not biodegrade and is difficult to recycle. It’s true […]

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Best WordPress Themes: Penscratch 2

Example of Penscratch WordPress theme

Read All About It Penscratch 2 is a theme designed for writers (so if you require a more visual theme this is probably not the best theme for you). However, if you’d prefer to paint a picture with a thousand words then read on …. Who’s Responsible? Penscratch 2 is a WordPress theme designed by […]

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Best Affiliate Schemes: Grammarly

Get Yourself Out of the Office If you want to make money from your blog or website, it’s a good idea to sign up to a couple of affiliate schemes. And Grammarly is one of the best affiliate schemes by far! What is Grammarly? Grammarly is a writing assistance program which spell-checks, corrects grammar and […]

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Christmas Party? It’s SO Last Year!

Alternatives to the Office Christmas Party Summer is over and already they’re nagging you to pay your deposit for next year’s Christmas Party.  But aren’t we over the whole getting drunk, bad dancing, embarrassing work colleagues and hangover scenario which repeats year after year? Well, let’s think of some great alternatives! Go to the Pantomime […]

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Why the Konmari Book Tidying Method Doesn’t Work

Originally posted on Le Grand Art:
Why Not Put It To The Test OK, let’s test the Konmari method of book tidying out. The Method Goes Something Like This Go to your bookcase. Take a book out Hold it Consider it Does it spark joy? No? Chuck it Job done Eat cake Yeah, yeah, I…

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Best WordPress Themes: Radcliffe 2

What’s It All About? Radcliffe 2 is a theme aimed at small business and entrepreneurs (but if you are a blogger, keep reading, as there is nothing stopping you using this great WordPress theme for your blog). Who’s Responsible? Radcliffe 2 is designed by Anders Noren. They Say Radcliffe 2 is a simple theme with clean […]

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Tesco Ditches Single Use Plastic Bags for Home Delivery

Received an email today which said: Tesco.com currently uses over 250 million single-use carrier bags and 48 million paper bags per year. But we’re committed to reducing the amount of plastic we use. That’s why, after a successful trial this year, we’ll be removing paper and plastic single-use carrier bags from all online orders, on […]

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