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Cancer and a greener life…

Cancer and a greener life…

This is not meant to be a depressing article in any way and I am by no means a scientist (nor is this article based on anything but my personal thoughts) but I can’t help but question what on earth is going on!? Why is everyone getting cancer? A few years back I didn’t know … Continue reading

Climate change: what can I do to help?

Climate change: what can I do to help?

By my own admission I tend to avoid the news like the plague. I don’t read newspapers, I don’t watch the news on TV and while I often see “headlines” on the internet I don’t tend to read the news stories, however, it has been impossible to avoid hearing about the alarming news concerning climate change and how … Continue reading

Waste Not Want Not!

Waste Not Want Not!

I watched a documentary this week aptly entitled “What a Waste” about how in the UK alone we throw away almost 7 million tons of food each year. I had actually read this headline previously in the newspaper following a campaign run by the Government called Wrap (Waste & Resources Action Programme) which revealed the extent … Continue reading

Recycling: Composting for Dummies – Part 1

Recycling: Composting for Dummies – Part 1

In saying “Dummies” I am referring to myself and if I can compost, anyone can! You see it’s as easy as 1, 2, 3. Let’s take the example of eating a banana: 1) Eat banana 2) Put banana skin into kitchen compost bin (instead of regular household waste bin) 3) When full, transfer contents of kitchen compost bin … Continue reading