Grow your own!
Tue, 12/06/12 – 1:00 | 2 Comments

My mantra is that you don’t have to have a garden to grow your own – anybody can have a go!
All you need is a hanging basket filled with tumbling tomatoes, a windowbox of salad …

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5 toxins to avoid in your cleaning products
Mon, 12/01/15 – 8:48 | Comments Off on 5 toxins to avoid in your cleaning products
5 toxins to avoid in your cleaning products

Many conventional household cleaners contain a bewildering array of chemicals. Some are safe and some are best avoided.
There are hundreds of chemicals in daily use and here are 5 of the most common which you …

Brands leading the way in animal welfare
Wed, 7/01/15 – 14:18 | Comments Off on Brands leading the way in animal welfare
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!

Toxins in your cleaning products
Mon, 5/01/15 – 8:46 | 2 Comments
Toxins in your cleaning products

Many of the ingredients we find in today’s ‘new, improved, cleaner, brighter’ products are made from chemicals that were initially produced for use in warfare.
After the Second World War was over, surplus stocks of these …

How to make a lapbook for home education
Mon, 29/12/14 – 9:50 | One Comment
How to make a lapbook for home education

Mrs Green answers FAQs about using lapbooks for home education!

The alkaline diet
Mon, 22/12/14 – 9:50 | Comments Off on The alkaline diet
The alkaline diet

A high alkaline diet, comprising of around 80% alkaline and 20% acidic foods is believed by many to prevent many conditions from minor infections to cancer. Find out how to alkalise your diet in easy steps.

How procrastination can cost the environment
Thu, 18/12/14 – 16:00 | Comments Off on How procrastination can cost the environment
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 …

Learning about the solar system using a lapbook
Mon, 15/12/14 – 9:52 | Comments Off on Learning about the solar system using a lapbook
Learning about the solar system using a lapbook

Check out our new lapbook on the solar system!

@nomadsclothing help us buy both fair trade and organic clothing!
Wed, 3/12/14 – 16:01 | Comments Off on @nomadsclothing help us buy both fair trade and organic clothing!
@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 …

Think positive and lose weight now
Tue, 2/12/14 – 7:26 | Comments Off on Think positive and lose weight now
Think positive and lose weight now

 While there are some people who don’t care about being obese, there are others who get extremely depressed about their weight. If you’re someone in the overweight, obese, or morbidly obese category, how do you …

How to use essential oils without an oil burner
Mon, 1/12/14 – 10:29 | Comments Off on How to use essential oils without an oil burner
How to use essential oils without an oil burner

One of the easiest ways to benefit from essential oils is by using an oil burner. But what if you want to use oils and DON’T have a burner? Or you don’t want to use one because you have young children around that could get hurt by a naked flame? Today I’m sharing seven ways to use essential oils in your home without the need for a specialised burner!