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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.

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 on  …

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.

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?

How to stop junk mail in 5 steps
Wednesday, 21 Aug, 2013 – 5:53 | 3 Comments
How to stop junk mail in 5 steps

Find out how to stop junk mail in the UK with these five steps…

The benefits of recycling hazardous waste
Tuesday, 30 Jul, 2013 – 4:28 | Comments Off
The benefits of recycling hazardous waste

Our guest writer shares some of the benefits to individuals and businesses when recycling hazardous waste.

How to reuse non-rechargeable batteries
Friday, 19 Jul, 2013 – 4:32 | 2 Comments
How to reuse non-rechargeable batteries

How green can you go? Mrs Green takes on the challenge…

Reducing paper usage and cutting junk mail
Monday, 4 Feb, 2013 – 16:35 | 4 Comments
Reducing paper usage and cutting junk mail

Can you digitise your communication to reduce paper usage asks Small footprints

5 new year resolutions for a more sustainable life
Monday, 7 Jan, 2013 – 14:14 | One Comment
5 new year resolutions for a more sustainable life

Our guest writer today shares his top 5 resolution for a more sustainable lifestyle

Eco friendly party bags
Wednesday, 28 Nov, 2012 – 9:03 | One Comment
Eco friendly party bags

Fed up of plastic tat in your kid’s party bags? Here are our green and eco friendly alternatives!