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Top 10 reasons I haven’t bought an electric car (yet)
Friday, 31 Oct, 2014 – 10:18 | No Comment
Top 10 reasons I haven’t bought an electric car (yet)

An electric car should be a no-brainer for a green household. But here are ten reasons why I won’t be buying one soon.

How being a dimwit can save you money
Wednesday, 15 Oct, 2014 – 19:55 | Comments Off
How being a dimwit can save you money

Small Footprints has a great “Change the World Wednesday” challenge for us this week.
It’s one of those challenges that makes you realise living more sustainably can take just a few minutes, cost you nothing and …

You’re trashing 99% of the stuff you buy – This one question will help you stop
Monday, 13 Oct, 2014 – 17:02 | One Comment
You’re trashing 99% of the stuff you buy – This one question will help you stop

I’m thrilled to be back on the ‘Change the World Wednesday’ bandwagon.
I haven’t taken part publicly for ages and although I’ve read and followed every week I just haven’t had time to blog about my …

7 ways to make tap water more palatable
Monday, 18 Aug, 2014 – 7:12 | Comments Off
7 ways to make tap water more palatable

One of my Facebook followers shared an interesting dilemma.
She said “I have a very sensitive taste palette and cannot stand tap water, filtered water or most bottled water.

Are hybrid cars the car of the future?
Wednesday, 9 Jul, 2014 – 8:44 | One Comment
Are hybrid cars the car of the future?

Little Miss Green has a new passion.
She’s moved on from farm animals, paper dolls and My Little Pony into something more grown up.

Decluttering at Chez Green
Thursday, 15 May, 2014 – 8:32 | Comments Off
Decluttering at Chez Green

I don’t know about you, but I can really feel spring in the air.
When the weather’s like this, not only do I want to spring clean but I cant wait to get the family onĀ  …

Mrs Green’s WEEE recycling dilema
Thursday, 8 May, 2014 – 4:42 | Comments Off
Mrs Green’s  WEEE recycling dilema

I’ve been eagerly following the seven month campaign from the Guardian, called “Live Better”
Each month, they focus on a different area of sustainability.

Necker Island – @richardbranson experiment in sustainable living
Thursday, 1 May, 2014 – 19:30 | Comments Off
Necker Island – @richardbranson experiment in sustainable living

I’m not much of a holiday person, being a girl who loves her countryside home.
In fact, I regularly joke that people PAY MONEY to come and stay in the very area I live!

Two outfits; one week for #sixitemschallenge
Wednesday, 5 Mar, 2014 – 17:40 | One Comment
Two outfits; one week for #sixitemschallenge

Could you wear two outfits for a week or even six items of clothing for 40 days?

Reducing our water footprint #ctww
Sunday, 2 Mar, 2014 – 20:25 | Comments Off
Reducing our water footprint #ctww

Can Mrs Green rise to the challenge of reducing her water footprint?