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6 Ways To Shop More Sustainably

By Mrs Green | June 26, 2020

  Thinking about adopting an environmentally friendly life can feel overwhelming. It seems there is so much to do, which takes time, effort and money. Then there’s conflicting advice – what are the most important things that make the real differences? And what about greenwashing – how do you avoid it? The truth is, the…

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Encouraging Yourself To Spend More Time In The Garden

By Mrs Green | June 23, 2020

  I don’t know about you, but during lockdown, I’ve definitely spent more time in the garden. It’s something I’ve been meaning to do for years, but somehow work gets in the way. I usually feel a bit bad about this. All the ‘shoulds’, ‘oughts’ and ‘musts’ pile up – I should be growing more…

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Encouraging Your Business To Be Greener!

By Mrs Green | June 17, 2020

  Going green is not only good for the environment but works well in your favour because research has shown both your customers and your staff are much happier supporting a green business. And with the recent lockdown, we can’t help but notice some of the amazing things that have been happening in the environment.…

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Making the Most of A Large Outdoor Space

By Mrs Green | June 16, 2020

  A home with a lot of outdoor space is a wonderful thing. And I’ve been increasingly grateful for our ‘war garden’, here at home. Our house was built in 1936 and it was the done thing back then to have a long garden to grow food. By having a large space, yes, it’s more…

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How to Be More Sustainable Through Our Flooring Choices

By Mrs Green | June 10, 2020

With many of us now being more and more aware of our carbon footprint, we look for any way that we can to become more environmentally friendly in our lives. This includes our purchases and flooring is no exception. With many factors to consider when choosing a new floor, you might think that you don’t…

Three Tips For Staying Focused On Your Priorities

By Mrs Green | June 10, 2020

  It would be a pretty substantial understatement to say that at present, the world is in flux and that it’s hard to keep up. For anyone who wants to keep their head above water, it has become almost essential to devote more time to self-care; while it would be ill-advised to start ignoring the…

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Gardening Shortcuts That Take The Pressure Off

By Mrs Green | June 3, 2020

  Throughout the lockdown, gardens have never looked so good! Unless you’re a full time carer, homeschooling or a key worker then there has been plenty of time to get our gardens looking good. But with schools re-opening and parents going back to work, it’s time to figure out how to continue keeping a decent…

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Three Benefits of Using CBD oil

By Mrs Green | April 30, 2020

  Have you heard about the wonders of CBD? Sadly there are many myths and misconceptions about this amazing product, ranging from whether it’s legal or not (yes it is), whether it will get you high (nope) and whether it’s addictive (no – read on to find out why not). CBD stands for cannabidiol and…

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Can You Create A Green Business By Being Entirely Online?

By Mrs Green | April 28, 2020

  I’ve been fortunate enough to work for myself, from home, for the past decade. It’s a great way to reduce my carbon footprint as I don’t have a commute, hire and run a separate office (we use a room in the house) and I don’t hire staff that come to the office every day.…

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5 Ways to Make Printing at Home as Eco Friendly as Possible

By Mrs Green | April 15, 2020

  How’s your lockdown going? One of the things that’s been highlighted for me is the importance of all the resources I have. As I’ve been ‘into an eco friendly lifestyle’ for many years, that shouldn’t come as much of a surprise, but even I am seeing the value in so many more things. Take…

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