Easy peasy relaxing and zero waste lavender bath salt recipe!

Recently I have been on a decluttering mission! Several months ago I harvested all the lavender flowers growing in my garden (we have a whole border of them) and put them in a big bucket where they remained.  My intention was to strip the flowers off the stems and do something with them. I finally
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We’ve just got our hands on a fun new water saving gadget!

Waterblades are brand new on the market and I think they are a really good eco, cost effective, DIY friendly gadget that really are a no brainer to buy. We first heard about them at the Eco Technology Show in Brighton earlier on in year, where the designer (who happens to be local) was exhibiting.
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The do’s and don’ts of assembling a DIY thermal/ heat retention cooker.

This is the third in a series of posts about saucepans and slow cooker alternatives (read post 1 here and post 2 here). I have been trying to work out if I can slow cook food without the help of any special equipment and without needing any power (other than an initial injection of heat by bringing the
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Saucepans and slow cookers part 2 – an exciting discovery!

Yesterday I spent the morning thinking about saucepans and slow cookers (read more here). It was a very exciting morning for me because I made a new discovery!!! Ok it wasn’t like no-one else has ever discovered this or that it was particularly ground breaking or anything, but it was something that I didn’t previously know
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DIY Chimney balloon

Introducing guest post number three from my husband all about how to make a chimney balloon for free! So its getting colder outside and we have had the heating on already. I’m on a mission to use technology and gadgets to reduce energy usage and save money. I was in our family room recently and
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