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…

Conkers-who can resist

Despite the horse chestnut tree’s relative recent arrival in our lands, it has accumulated a certain degree of folklore to it aside from the game of conkers.

Travelling Light

some tips on packing light to save time, money and the environment.