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The Worldwide E-Waste Problem

By Mrs Green | November 28, 2019

  You may have heard of the term ‘e-waste’ before, but you may be unsure of what it means and whether it applies to you. E-waste is simply any electronic waste, from laptops and televisions to refrigerators and smartphones. And, it is something that everyone needs to be concerned about. The problem with electronic waste…

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Eight Sustainable stocking filler ideas

By Mrs Green | November 22, 2019

  Even though my daughter is grown up, she hasn’t outgrown the idea of having a Christmas stocking filled with treats! I’ve done my best over the years to indulge her and each year look for more sustainable options. As many cheap stocking fillers come with untold harm to the environment. Here are some sustainable…

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Really Common Gardening Mistakes That Can Be Fixed

By Mrs Green | November 21, 2019

  Many amateur gardeners exist and while some are naturals, others have to learn to develop a green thumb.  Here are some of the most common gardening mistakes and how to avoid them. Improper Watering Technique Many garden owners water at the wrong time of day. For instance, if you water during the heat of…

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Converting your abandoned garage into a cherished family space

By Mrs Green | November 14, 2019

  It’s extremely crucial that every house has a communal family space, most likely this will be the living room, but this can prove problematic for homes with limited space. For people reading this that are feeling the urge for an additional area in your home, why not convert your garage? Your home is ultimately…

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5 Ways to Purchase Ethical Jewellery – from Rings to Necklaces and Everything Inbetween!

By Mrs Green | November 8, 2019

  With Christmas around the corner, we’re thinking about gifts people commonly give and receive, along with ways to make our choices more ethical. Jewellery is a popular gift for everyone from young children to friends to couples celebrating decades together! Sadly, a lot of high street jewellery comes at considerable cost – and I’m…

The Most Beneficial Ways To Plant A Garden

By Mrs Green | October 24, 2019

  Planting a garden is something a lot of homeowners consider in their lifetime. It’s the perfect way to craft your own little slice of green paradise out there, and lead the climate change fight from the comfort of your own home! But if you’ve not got any gardening experience, the whole prospect can feel…

The Greater Good: Improving Your Health Without Taking The Fun Out Of Life

The Greater Good: Improving Your Health Without Taking The Fun Out Of Life

By Mrs Green | October 16, 2019

  There are a lot of modern lifestyle choices that people make when they are trying to improve their lives. Many of these involve drastic changes to the way you live your life, with a lot of people finding themselves struggling with the decisions they make to better themselves. It’s easy to lean towards extremes…

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Coping with Anxiety

By Mrs Green | October 10, 2019

  If you know that feeling of your heart beating so fast that it scares you in a stressful situation, then you won’t be a stranger to anxiety. You might be someone that gets sweaty palms when you’re confronted with something in particular, or experience a dry mouth when you need to speak in public.…

Green Your Garden: Making Your Backyard A More Eco-Friendly Place

Green Your Garden: Making Your Backyard A More Eco-Friendly Place

By Mrs Green | October 8, 2019

Just because your garden is full of plants does not mean that its eco-friendly. Here’s how to create a garden space that lives in harmony with the greater ecosystem around it: No more toxic chemicals.  Sadly, many gardeners rely on toxic chemicals, and these can cause problems not only for you and your family. Chemicals…

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Are you stashing valuable resources in your cupboards?

By Mrs Green | September 16, 2019

Our daughter is heading off to university soon, and it’s potentially an expensive time with kitting her out. We’ve been scouring our home to find things to send her with, but her laptop and mobile phone are causing problems. Both gadgets are years old, and are seriously on their last legs. Her phone screen is…

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