Bees populations around the world are dying. Frequently due to human activity such as climate change and pesticides. We as individuals can help create spaces for bees to live and grow their colonies.Read More What plants do bees love?
Everyone of us has a carbon footprint that leaves it’s mark on the earth. We can all do a little to reduce our carbon footprint too. This blog will offer you some easy tips on how to reduce yours. What is a carbon footprint? A carbon footprint is the amount of carbon dioxide (co2) that […]Read More How can I reduce my carbon footprint?
Urban farming, what is it? How do is start? Do I need a outdoor space? How does it help the planet? This blog covers all those question and links to sites which can help even a first time gardener get started.Read More What is urban farming?
Different materials naturally take different amounts of time to decompose and the decomposition process does vary. Some materials we can use to our on benefit such as composting as featured in my blog, 5 ways to live greener. Other materials take years to decompose and have a hugely negative impact on our environment if they make it […]Read More How long does it take for plastic to decompose?
There is a lot of confusion over recycling and not surprisingly. There isn’t one universal sign for plastic or even just recycling. Just because you put something in the recycling bin it doesn’t mean it will get recycled. This can be because the item is contaminated such as food still on plastic, the item isn’t […]Read More How to recycle.
Upcycling, also known as creative reuse is something that has been getting more attention in recent years. There’s many ways to reuse items we throw out every day. In this blog I’m hoping to offer some upcycling inspiration, hopefully you can get the kids involved too! Did you really have a childhood if you didn’t […]Read More 3 easy upcycling projects you can to at home.
You don’t need to be a political or social power to make the world a better place. If everyone made small changes to their every day lives we could all be part of the solution. “The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.” – Robert Swan. 1) Buy […]Read More 5 ways to live greener.