Sustainable Ethical Maternity & Baby Gear

If you’re pregnant or have just had your first baby, congratulations. It is a very exciting time in the life of new parents and their families. It’s also a very confusing time and often there seems to be far too much advice and very little practical help. For this reason I decided only take adviceContinue reading “Sustainable Ethical Maternity & Baby Gear”

Sustainable Ethical Kids Clothes

When you ask people what turned them onto sustainable living the answer very often has to do with becoming a parent. There’s something so primeval about wanting to protecting our children from all the world’s ills and nowadays the impending threat of the planet’s demise unfortunately must be counted as one of them.  Therefore it’sContinue reading “Sustainable Ethical Kids Clothes”

Sustainable Summer Crafts for Kids

Although it might sound sacrilegious to bin your kids artwork you invariable have to cull some from time to time or you’d drown in it and one of my pet peeves is the non-recyclable end result you often get with traditional kids crafts. Take one sheet of recyclable paper, glue on some pieces of recyclableContinue reading “Sustainable Summer Crafts for Kids”

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 to daytime treats instead. Not as often as I’d like as something always seems to get in the way, but I suppose that’sContinue reading “Sustainable-ish Hallowe’en – Food & Table Decorations”

Sustainable-ish Hallowe’en Costumes, Decorations & Treats

Halloween used to be my favourite time of the year. It was the one holiday that didn’t involve buying copious amounts of gifts and seem to involve more fun than preparation. Well I can no longer say that this is the case. I have found that avoiding plastic at Halloween is impossible if you’re goingContinue reading “Sustainable-ish Hallowe’en Costumes, Decorations & Treats”