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The ultimate car sharing system has arrived!
Friday, 27 Mar, 2015 – 10:30 | No Comment
The ultimate car sharing system has arrived!

While I might occasionally get wistful for the slower and simpler (not necessarily easier) pace of life my Grandparents lived through, I am a girl that loves modern technology and ‘progress’.
You won’t be dragging me …

All aboard the electric bus!
Tuesday, 10 Mar, 2015 – 14:06 | Comments Off
All aboard the electric bus!

What vehicle costs 70% less to run than diesel?
And which same vehicle produces 60% less CO2 emissions than a diesel one?
This week I came across something rather exciting!

Is Hydrogen fuel the future of motoring?
Monday, 2 Mar, 2015 – 16:44 | Comments Off
Is Hydrogen fuel the future of motoring?

As you know, I like to keep my eye on the car market.
While we still drive a 4×4 which gives us a rather eco-UN friendly 25 miles to the gallon, I hold out hope that …

Brands leading the way in animal welfare
Wednesday, 7 Jan, 2015 – 14:18 | Comments Off
Brands leading the way in animal welfare

I’ve mentioned before that Mr Green and I have a feather mattress.
I can’t begin to tell you what a decadent bed we have!

How procrastination can cost the environment
Thursday, 18 Dec, 2014 – 16:00 | Comments Off
How procrastination can cost the environment

I can be the Queen of procrastination and now I’ve realised how bad for the environment it can be!
You might remember we’ve been backwards and forwards with our conscience when it comes to choosing a …

@nomadsclothing help us buy both fair trade and organic clothing!
Wednesday, 3 Dec, 2014 – 16:01 | Comments Off
@nomadsclothing help us buy both fair trade and organic clothing!

As I’ve mentioned before, I find this time of year a bit of a struggle.
I have well meaning family members asking me what I want for Christmas.
And I know I’m not that easy to buy …

How a holey tea towel took me outside my comfort zone. But helped me save the planet
Tuesday, 4 Nov, 2014 – 8:19 | One Comment
How a holey tea towel took me outside my comfort zone. But helped me save the planet

Oh my, Small Footprints knows how to keep us accountable.
This week’s Change the World Wednesday challenge was no walk in the park.

Top 10 reasons I haven’t bought an electric car (yet)
Friday, 31 Oct, 2014 – 10:18 | Comments Off
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 …