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Plan a natural, ethical Easter celebration this year
Sunday, 9 Mar, 2008 – 5:38 | Comments Off on Plan a natural, ethical Easter celebration this year
Plan a natural, ethical Easter celebration this year

Easter is often a difficult time for eco friendly parents wanting to make an positive choice. Shops are full of chocolate Easter eggs and ‘treats’; most of which are high in sugar, fat and chemicals …

At last! Ethical, Fair Trade, 100% degradable balloons
Tuesday, 4 Mar, 2008 – 6:21 | Comments Off on At last! Ethical, Fair Trade, 100% degradable balloons
At last! Ethical, Fair Trade, 100% degradable balloons

Today is Little Miss Green’s Birthday, so just a quick post from me while she plays with some of her new presents. I am thrilled to be able to give credit, first hand to Fair …

Are Sainsbury’s selling rubbish clothes (from recycled plastic packaging)?
Monday, 25 Feb, 2008 – 16:01 | Comments Off on Are Sainsbury’s selling rubbish clothes (from recycled plastic packaging)?
Are Sainsbury’s selling rubbish clothes (from recycled plastic packaging)?

Sainsbury’s are to be the first supermarket to sell new products made from their own waste – Now there’s a sustainable move!
They are set to launch an ethical and eco friendly range of shirts, trousers …

Eco friendly and ethical gifts for Mother’s Day
Monday, 25 Feb, 2008 – 12:25 | 4 Comments
Eco friendly and ethical gifts for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is on March 2nd this year. It’s a time to show that we love our Mother’s for all that they do, and have done for us.
If we consider that Mother’s have been worshipped …

Ten ethical and sustainable ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day
Monday, 4 Feb, 2008 – 3:33 | Comments Off on Ten ethical and sustainable ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day
Ten ethical and sustainable ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day will soon be celebrated with cards, flowers, chocolates, wine, jewellery, perfume, lingerie and expensive restaurant meals.
With toxic pesticides, child labour, conflict diamonds, chemical fragrances and huge carbon dioxide emissions, these gifts might speak …

Sustainable, natural, organic, fair trade and ethical toys for young children
Thursday, 31 Jan, 2008 – 4:04 | Comments Off on Sustainable, natural, organic, fair trade and ethical toys for young children
Sustainable, natural, organic, fair trade and ethical toys for young children

The oral stage. You gotta love it. Everything they see, our little darlings put straight into their mouths. Over the years I have watched Little Miss Green try mud, worms, sand, cat food, dog fur, …

Choosing an ethical and sustainable chopping board and knife
Monday, 28 Jan, 2008 – 9:04 | Comments Off on Choosing an ethical and sustainable chopping board and knife
Choosing an ethical and sustainable chopping board and knife

A good chopping board and knife is vital if you want to prepare meals with comfort and ease. Many chopping boards are made from flimsy plastic which not only uses non-renewable resources, but they soon …