Palm Oil isn’t the enemy!!

People often make rash statements about things being good or bad, I say research it for yourself and then make an informed choice and this applies to everything, not just palm oil.

One Filthy Secretly Dirty Thing You Can Do This Weekend!!

Originally posted on Julie's Green Journal:
Now that I have got your attention! These days, most adults’ mobile phones go with them even more places than a baby takes her security blanket. (I’ll leave you to draw the other parallels between mobile phones and security blankets.) And though they may not look as dirty, all our…

Bird Feeders

Some creative ideas for home made bird feeders

Things You Shouldn’t Keep In the Fridge

My fridge broke down and died today, luckily there wasn’t much in it and all that was lost was some cheese which went to feed the birds. This made me ponder about our reliance on fridges and what things people often keep in the fridge that would be much better out of it, so here…

Dormice

Did you now that a Dormouse population has been living on the central reservation of the A38 in the Haldon Forest area for at least 10 years.

Composting for Earth and Garden

In this age of eco-friendly living, “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” is among the many catch phrases we hear quite often. It was brown bin collection this week in the village where I live, and I am pleased to see that the recycling bins are fuller than the landfill bins. I commend those who take the time to…

Shopping Local

not one of us knows what is going to happen with Brexit or what impact it will have on our shopping habits but maybe now is a good time to think about shopping local

Is it OK to toss an apple core or banana peel outside?

I do a lot of walking around our village and often see discarded fruit. I guess people, will toss an apple core into the hedge and figure the squirrels or birds will be happy with the fruity treat. But I’m not so sure our jettisoned apple remains are such a good idea. You’ve no doubt…