Reducing What You Use Is The Obvious Way To Save The Earth

It’s hard to ignore the effects of our obscene obsession with buying stuff. We Brits spend £358,000,000,000 (the zeroes mean billion) in the shops each year. We buy food which goes uneaten, clothes that never get worn and household items which just sit around and gather dust. All of it just wasted* . Our shopping …

The Essential Guide To Back Garden Self-Sufficiency Book Review

The Essential Guide To Back Garden Self-Sufficiency Book Review

We all love a good new book! I often find myself scrolling through Amazon looking for something fresh to read. I really enjoy gardening and self-sufficiency books, and my shelf has many books on the topic. Recently I discovered the Back Garden Self-Sufficiency book, edited by Carleen Madigan.  If you’re a regular reader of my …

Cut Your Home Living Costs With These Easy Changes

Cut Your Home Living Costs With These Easy Changes

Having a family can be pretty expensive, and the bills just seem to rack up sometimes, especially throughout winter. It’d be good to have a bit more money in the bank, though. Compromising on treats isn’t necessarily the best way to pull that money back- but believe me it definitely works. But there’s more to …