Ecoconscious Living News

It's time for the weekly selection of links - again. We are now definitely saying goodbye to summer and getting the last of our summer fruit in. It is an intensive time, with lots of preserving, baking and enjoying the last few days of warm-ish sunshine. In some ways, this makes you think though... 1)How … Continue reading Ecoconscious Living News

Homemade Damson Jam

I have been holding this post back a little while because I was still trying to work out the best way to make it in my breadmaker. The general recipe suggests I use gelatine or pudding powder, something I wanted to avoid for obvious reasons. I tried agar-agar instead, which is a jelly-like substance obtained … Continue reading Homemade Damson Jam

Ecoconscious Living News

1.There has been a lot of theorising going on. Words like overshoot or systemic change are directly linked to climate change. Given that we are not only dealing with words or theoretical concepts but very real threats, learning a bit more about it will help to get us all up to date. What are we … Continue reading Ecoconscious Living News

Ecoconscious Living News

It's that time again already! I have some more links lined up for you this week, although the fact that the Amazon rainforest is on fire is unlikely to have escaped you. Plastic was very much in focus throughout the whole of July, now climate change is right at the forefront - which is a … Continue reading Ecoconscious Living News

Ecoconscious Living News

1.The "Big Climate Conversation" is an event hosted by the Scottish Government across the country. And I will be going to this event. And I am going to bring my daughter. I hope she'll be able to keep still (quite a challenge for an 18-months old toddler). Some very important questions are going to be … Continue reading Ecoconscious Living News