Eco Picks

Hi there, I can't believe it's Thursday already! Now here is a quick update: the name of the weekly column is going to be changed into "Eco Picks". I'll continue to stick to five topics a week. Eco Picks are only meant to offer a short glimpse, while other topics are going to be covered … Continue reading Eco Picks

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

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

Ecoconscious Living News

5 Green Footprints Hello again, and apologies for another delay. This time, we were struck by lightning on Saturday night. Meanwhile, the neighbours got flooded and had decided to build a dam to redirect the water from the burn. This obstructed our only way out, so we were left cooped up. without power and consequently … Continue reading Ecoconscious Living News

Eco-friendly Bathroom Step 1 – Shampoo and Soaps

Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay Eco-friendly = Plastic-free = Zero Waste? It is probably not quite as simple as that. Plastic-free. Yes. Zero Waste. Edging closer. We want to reduce packaging. This has been pretty much in close-up focus throughout all of "Plastic-free" July. But eco-friendly also means cutting back on harmful chemicals such as … Continue reading Eco-friendly Bathroom Step 1 – Shampoo and Soaps