When is £1 worth more than a pound?

When is £1 worth more than a pound? It sounds like the opening line of a cheesy joke, but actually £1 really can sometimes be worth more than it’s face…

When is wasting stuff a good thing?

Trying to go zero waste is great , but in real life actually creating absolutely zero waste is not achievable. Here are some times when its ok to waste.

Feeling the strain…

I know that the best way to treat obstacles are as if they were stepping stones and I know that some of the best discoveries are made when I can’t…

A month of the Rubbish Diet!

My eco challenge for this month was to slim my bin (i.e. throw less away) by undertaking The Rubbish Diet.  I received four emails over the month and was quite…

Week 2 of giving…

Over the last week, I have constantly wondered what I can give each day and it hasn’t felt very easy.  I read an article about giving to strangers (can’t find…

I’ve decided to give it away!

Well Zero Waste Week came and went and in all honestly there wasn’t much zero about the waste in our household.  Meals were thrown on the floor, food went off…