Have Yourself a Merry Eco Party 2022

A lovely aspect of the Christmas season is the impetus to spend time with those we care about. I often think it’s strange that we wait until the busiest time of the year to do this. It’d be nice if we started the new year with a plan not to leave it until next DecemberContinue reading “Have Yourself a Merry Eco Party 2022”

Sustainable Ethical Weddings 2022

I have a confession to make; my guilty pleasure is the TV programme ‘Say Yes to the Dress’. I don’t know why, buying a really expensive dress to wear for one day is the height of single-use consumerism. Maybe it’s just the silliness of it all. It’s pure escapism, and for someone who’s uber pragmaticContinue reading “Sustainable Ethical Weddings 2022”

Love is in the Air for 2021

You may think that Valentines is just another excuse to get us spending money, and you’d be right, but it doesn’t have to be. I heard something a long time ago that stuck with me. Love is spending time and energy to make someone’s day better. It might be ironing a shirt for them whenContinue reading “Love is in the Air for 2021”

Sustainable-ish Hallowe’en – Food & Table Decorations

I love a good party, and to be honest I like the planning as much as the attending. My life doesn’t currently lend itself to night-time parties, so we tend to invite people over for daytime treats instead. Not as often as I’d like as something always seems to get in the way, but I suppose that’s everyone’sContinue reading “Sustainable-ish Hallowe’en – Food & Table Decorations”