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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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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Best Soap for the Environment: How to Successfully Clean Up Your Act!

Liquid Soap v. Bar Soap Check out the amount of plastic bottles in your bathroom and I bet quite a few contain liquid soap or shower gel. You may like the convenience of using liquid soap but if you want to reduce your use of plastic packaging, this is a good place to start. Yes, […]

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Come on Tesco and Sainsbury – Play your Part in Recycling Crisp Packets!

As you may have read in my previous post about the challenges of recycling crisp packets, I am pleased that Terracycle have set up a scheme to recycle crisp packets but I hoped that there would be more community collection points set up in my local area. So I asked the local supermarkets. I asked […]

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