Posts by Mrs Green

Health and Happiness: Taking Small Steps to Veganism

health and veganism

  Veganism is growing in popularity, and there are so many reasons why. Along with the health benefits, veganism prevents cruelty to animals and also helps the environment. If you’ve dabbled with the idea but are yet to take the plunge, it’s probably because it all feels like such a big change. And admittedly, there…

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The Best Home Technology That Won’t Drain Resources

alternative technology for your home

  When you’re an eco warrior, it can be hard to reconcile your desire for modern technology with its effects on the environment. After all, the more technology you have in your home, the more electricity it uses. Plus you have replacement costs. With built in obsolescence, those replacements can come around too quickly! Here’s…

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The perfect plants to purify your space.

peace lily helps reduce indoor air pollution

  Plants have amazing abilities. Yep, your little plant pots are full of living BREATHING plants! And this can be hugely beneficial for us as plants are absorbing gasses from the air, processing them and releasing a changed form of gas back out. They are also great at removing nasties from the air. Bad air.…

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Eco-Friendly Tips for Home Grown Food

home grown food

  Fruits and vegetables are the cornerstones to a healthy diet and a healthy life. They provide us with most of the vitamins and minerals we need to live long and happy lives. Unfortunately, many of us do not get close to eating our 5+ portions each day, and even those of us who do…

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Creating a Natural Play Area For Your Children

making a natural play area for your child

  We know how important it is for our children to get outside in the fresh air and step away from their screens. The challenge can sometimes be in making that a more tempting option for them than their gadgets are. Along with imposing boundaries around their tech time, it can be fun to lure…

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Can Your Garden Be Good For Your Mental Health?

gardening good for mental health

Creating and tending a beautiful garden has many benefits – from getting in your daily allocation of Vitamin C, to producing your own home-grown vegetables and herbs, and even creating a space to share time with friends and family, but it can also give your mental health a huge boost. Whether you just have a…

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8 Obstacles That Prevent People From Achieving Their Health Goals

reusable drinks bottle in fitness gym

Everybody wants things, but there’s a big difference between wanting something badly, and just kind of hoping that it falls into your lap. When it comes to health and fitness, it’s all too tempting to fall into the latter category. It’s the easier path to take, and who knows? Maybe you got lucky, and your…

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How To Ensure You Have A Healthy Home

health home

It’s been reported that air pollution can be greater in your home  than outdoors, which is a shocking thing to think about. Fortunately there are simple things you can do every day to keep your home healthy, happy and safe for the entire family. Take an audir Spend time thinking about your own home. Do…

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Tips For A Bee-Friendly Garden Without A Sting

tips for a bee friendly garden

Most people have become aware of the role of bees in the survival of the planet. Bees are, indeed, critical pollinators. They pollinate around 70% of crop species, which altogether help to feed 90% of the world. Without bees, you and I would be left in a plantless, foodless world. So, it’s heartwarming to see…

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