Join The Club! Let’s all become a little more self sufficient together

It’s the moment I have been waiting for! I have been desperate to tell you all about my OUR new adventure. It’s an adventure that I think every person in the UK could all do together, in some way or another. I welcome you to join… The Self Sufficiency Club! Are you ready to become …

Your 2019 Diary For Your Family Gardening Days Out

2019 is just around the corner, and I’ve been looking at my new diary pencilling-in key dates for the perfect Family Day Out. * January 26th-28th  – Big Garden Birdwatch April 6th-7th – Cornwall Garden Society Spring Flower Show 12th-14th  – RHS Flower Show Cardiff 20th-22nd – Newark Garden Show 25th-28th – Harrogate Spring Flower …

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 …

Putting My Best Boot Forward- Making Progress Towards Self Sufficiency

Putting My Best Boot Forward- Making Progress Towards Self Sufficiency

You may have seen my post introducing #BestBootForward last week. I spoke about taking our first few baby steps towards living a more self sufficient lifestyle and why we want to take on the challenge. You can read my first entry for #BestBootForward here. A post shared by The Newhouse Family blog (@thenewhousefamily) on Jan …