Will Biodegradable Teabags Make The Perfect Cup of Tea?

Some Teabags Are More Biodegradable Than Others I was pleasantly surprised when I reached for a pack of my favourite teabags in the supermarket the other week. It stated that the teabags were now completely biodegradable. Until last year I had always imagined that teabags were made out of paper and were fully biodegradable, although […]

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why not try a natural sunscreen?

Really? I have an idea that there may not be a truly natural or eco friendly sunscreen – but I’ve had a look at some that claim to be more eco-friendly than others. But First Remember the main points of caring for your body in the sun: Avoid sitting in the sun when it is […]

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Covid – a disaster for us and the environment

A Disaster All Round Covid is a disaster for our physical health, our mental health, our lives, the economy but also it’s a BIG disaster for the environment. The coronavirus pandemic has stopped our efforts to reduce plastic use in its tracks. We were making progress with supermarkets stopping/reducing their distribution of carrier bags. They […]

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BEST Gardening Gadgets

Gardening is good for you – it’s official There’s nothing like getting out in the garden to improve your mood and your health. Here’s a few of my favourite ‘must-have’ best gardening tools and gadgets to help you keep your garden looking its best! Garden Kneeler Seat Everyone needs a kneeler seat and this one […]

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Great gifts for vegans

What do you get for the vegan in your life? More and more of us have a vegan in our life! So let’s have a look at a few vegan themed cards and gifts …. Vegan Party Happy Birthday Card Party Like A Vegan Happy Birthday Card. Features a cartoon of two little vegan sheep […]

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THE BEST FATHER’s DAY GIFTS

Custom Daddy Father’s Day Photo Collage Plaque Create a sweet gift for a beloved dad this Father’s Day with this six photo collage plaque. “DADDY” appears in the cente…by RedwoodAndVine Rustic Best Dad Ever Father`s Day Photo Collage Baseball Rustic Best Dad Ever Father`s Day Two Photo Collage Baseball. This modern custom and personalized baseball […]

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BEST father’s day cards 2020

Personalise that card! As most card shops are shut at the moment, a lot of us have no option but to buy our greetings cards online, and one of the benefits of this is that there are websites where you can personalise a card to make it really special. Here are some great Father’s Day […]

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Great Books to Inspire You to Go Green

You might have a bit of time right now to catch up on some reading. Why not take this opportunity to grab some books (digital or otherwise) and read up on ways you can reduce your carbon footprint and use less plastic, energy and create less waste? Here are a just a few great books […]

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Best Eco Refills for Liquid Soap Dispenser Bottles

I always try to use bar soap as I consider it to better for the environment (see Best Vegan Soap Bars) . However, in the current climate, it may be safer and more hygienic to use pump action liquid soap in certain circumstances as a precaution against the spread of Covid-19. Pump action liquid soap […]

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Best Eco Friendly Toothbrushes: Reduce Single Use Plastic

Bamboo Toothbrush

Get Rid of Plastic As I’m sure you’ll agree we must all do whatever we can to reduce our personal use of single use plastic. There are many items that pose a problem and toothbrushes are one of the worst offenders. Whilst dentists advise you to change your toothbrush every three months it’s a struggle […]

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