Posts by Mrs Green

Is Your Home Too Shaded for Solar Power? What You Need to Know.

shade caused by tree on solar panel

  Solar panels have been around long enough for homeowners to realize that the benefits often outweigh the cons. However, before asking yourself if they will generate enough electricity and who you should buy the system from, it’s important to figure out if solar panels for your home even make sense. One quick way is…

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4 Ways to Make your Garden Easier To Care For

woman watering a garden with watering can

  If you are keen on your garden being as beautiful as possible, but short on time, then you are certainly not alone. A beautiful garden can seem to take a lot of effort and stress. But that’s not necessarily true. By setting yourself up for success, you can enjoy a great space without the…

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Three Essential Life Skills Everyone Needs To Know

  People talk about adulting and learning skills a lot in today’s world. It is a good idea for everyone to master certain tasks throughout life. When you know what to do, you will do it better and with confidence to get the job done well. Continue reading for some important life skills that everyone…

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5 Benefits of Electric Radiators

eco friendly heating _ electric radiator

  Gas has been the primary source of heating for some considerable time now, with an estimated 80% of British homes using it as their primary source of heating. However, as the world has changed, the demand for alternative central heating systems has too, and people are now looking for heating solutions that can help…

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How to Attract Beneficial Wildlife to your Garden

wildflower meadow to attract bees

  According to citizen research, Bugs Matter, the abundance of flying insects in the UK has plummeted by nearly 60% over the last 17 years. Insects are responsible for pollinating most of the food we grow on the planet. They also recycle nutrients into the soil by decomposing organic matter and, as every organic gardener…

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Tips To Make Your Business More Eco-Friendly

sorting waste and recycling

  Studies show that over 80% of consumers prefer to buy from brands that actively support and champion environmental initiatives. Going green has incredible benefits for business owners, including enhancing brand image and saving money. If you’re on a mission to modernise your business and make operations more eco-friendly, here are some simple steps to…

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How To Refresh Your Home Interior In 9 Simple Steps

overhaul your home interior

  Overhauling your home’s interior can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. By making a few simple changes, you can give your space a fresh new look that will make it feel new again. Here are nine easy ways to refresh your home interior: 1. Start with a fresh coat of…

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Slightly Different Foods for IBS and FODMAP

fodmap and ibs friendly storecupboard foods

  About three decades ago, I gave my diet a radical overhaul. My health depended on it. Out went convenience food, takeaways and afternoon chocolate bars and in came proper home cooked food. This benefited me so much that I went on to train to help others. I now work as a therapist, specialising in…

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Why You’re Anxious & What To Do About It

differentt types of anxiety and treatment

Anxiety is something that affects pretty much everyone at some point in their lives. However, some people suffer debilitating symptoms and for those people, it is a good idea to have some tools in the toolbox for how to deal with it. If you have a lot of anxiety and want get on top of…

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Health and Environmental Benefits of a Water Softener

no need for dishwasher salt

  I don’t know about you, but I’ve been curious about water softeners for a number of years. In the 20+ years we’ve lived here, we’ve replaced half a dozen kettles, four immersion tank heating elements and we’ve got through our fair share of water filters too. Our saucepans and taps have limescale on them…

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