Ecofriendly Bathroom Step 3 – Shaving & Deodorant

Deodorant and shaving equipment - zero waste or recycling? Previously, I have had a look at shampoo and soaps and dental care. I consider those two to be absolute essentials, especially when it comes to taking care of your teeth. The best way is probably this: minimise and not get stressed if it is not absolutely zero … Continue reading Ecofriendly Bathroom Step 3 – Shaving & Deodorant

Autumn Wildlife Gardening

As autumn is slipping gradually into winter in the northern hemisphere, I was trying to think of some small wildlife gardening projects you can do with a toddler. My little one was pretty disappointed after all the plums and apples had disappeared and composting and mulching is not exactly an enticement. And the watering can … Continue reading Autumn Wildlife Gardening

Homemade Deodorant Recipe

Homemade Deodorant can be a good alternative to conventional sprays and roll-ons. It is also a good way to reduce plastic waste and exposure to chemicals in your toiletry products. It is a very simple process, quick to make and most of all, it is also cheap. You will only need three ingredients plus water. … Continue reading Homemade Deodorant Recipe

Eco-friendly bathroom Step 2 – Dental Care

Some weeks ago, I started to outline some more eco-friendly options for your hair- and skincare. Now, at long last, here is "Step 2". #1 Toothbrushes Most dentists advise us to replace our toothbrushes every three months. Let's get the numbers right: that would be an estimated four toothbrushes per annum for every single person. … Continue reading Eco-friendly bathroom Step 2 – Dental Care

Plum Pie

First of all, apologies - I don't mean to turn this into a food blog. It is simply down to the fact that August and September yield so much of our lovely homegrown vegetables and fruit, that it is hard not to come up with some mouth-watering recipes. My little daughter loves to toddle off … Continue reading Plum Pie