Since Christmas I've made a few simple swaps to reduce the amount of plastic and single use waste in our house. Milk Deliveries! We now get milk delivered 3 times a week from Milk and More. We also get bread, eggs and a yummy organic squash in glass bottles from Rocks. There is something special … Continue reading Simple Eco Swaps
One of my favourite eco swaps has been unpaper towels. And they didn't cost a penny. I still use paper towels to clean up cat sick and for wax making related spills but otherwise I use old cheeky Wipes, and muslins. I keep a box by the backdoor ready to take out to the washing … Continue reading Unpaper Towels
The tagline on my blog (Preparing my small human for the apocalypse one reusable nappy at a time) was a joke...until it wasn't. Of course, when I started my blog I was thinking of the zombie apocalypse, not a man made climate change driven mass extinction event. Like many people I really wanted to believe … Continue reading It’s the End of the World as we know it…and I don’t feel fine.
Honestly? Not. I know I sound like my mother but I really wouldn't recommend a Daith piercing to anyone even if they were suffering from migraines. I got my Daith pierced on the 7th March. I had intended to get my Rook pierced but my piercer advised me that my Rook was too shallow and … Continue reading To Daith or not to Daith? A Cautionary Tale.
One of my favourite hobbies is buying tired looking dolls from charity shops and giving them a makeover. I prefer not to buy new toys for Tiny as she has so much already and I hate the waste. I have a couple of rules - I never spend more than £2 and I avoid the … Continue reading Upcycling Preloved Dolls.
Like all 2.5 year olds Tiny is obsessed with Peppa Pig so after hearing how great Peppa Pig World was we decided to plan a mini trip there in the summer holidays as a treat. We went at the beginning of August and, although 30 degree heat can suck the joy from most things, we … Continue reading Review: Peppa Pig World at Paulton’s.
Just to be clear I'm no Mrs Hinch. I don't live in a beautiful show home and I don't love cleaning. I do love making my own cleaning products, genius storage solutions and my new Vax though. I do my best to keep our 1920s terrace clean and tidy as mess drives me a bit … Continue reading Review: A Love Story about my Vax Blade Cordless Vacuum.