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.
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.
Okay... more accurately I don't flush my loo very much any more. If it's yellow let it mellow and all that. It turns out that water is expensive on a meter and so we've been trying to save money (and water) by flushing our toilet much less frequently. And honestly I hate it. We may … Continue reading I don’t flush my loo any more.
As you'll know if you're a regular reader, I've been looking at ways to be more eco-friendly at home. I've always wanted to try washing nuts so I was really excited when Eco Natural Products gifted me a sample to try. What are Indian Washing Nuts? They're an alternative to chemical detergents from Sapindus shrub … Continue reading Review: Indian Washing from Nuts Eco Natural Products.
Tiny has always been a fan of doll's houses. There's a rickety old one at our favourite play group and whenever it's out she's always kneeling in front of it and murmuring nonsense as she shoves furniture in random places. She also loves my old doll's house which is currently on display in the loft … Continue reading Ikea Flisat Doll’s House
Yes, I'm a big weirdo. I love cleaning. And tidying. And obsessively organising things into boxes. And also drawstring bags because that's the first thing I learnt how to do on my sewing machine. After watching Obsessive Compulsive Cleaners I was really into the virtues of bleach but recently I've been trying to only buy … Continue reading Review: Eco Friendly and Cruelty Free Cleaning Products.
As you know I love crafts and trying to get outdoors more with Tiny especially as we live somewhere so beautiful. I also love getting things in the post so I was delighted to be gifted the new Mud and Bloom subscription box. The Mud and Bloom Box is a monthly nature and gardening activity box aimed … Continue reading Review: Mud and Bloom Box.