Category Archives: EthicalConsumerism

26 September 2018 5:00am – Gardens in Patagonia

I love reading about what others are doing! The Garden at the End of the World

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26 August 2018 10:55am – Catch-up Reading

How are you spending this lovely rainy day? I’m catching up on some very overdue reading and watching the grass come alive with flocks of tiny little wrens :D

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18 June 2018 8:02am – If It Can’t Be Reduced, Reused, Repaired …

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16 May 2018 5:43am – Agreena

Has anybody tried these?

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11 March 2018 7:38am – Past Ideas for a Plastic-Free Future

Great article. I personally LOVE the look of copper, but it also has its dark side: mining. Usually at the expense of the environment and communities in that area. Nappy libraries and glass milk bottles: past ideas for a plastic-free … Continue reading

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4 March 2018 5:54am – Tips for Living with Less Plastic

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13 December 2017 9:45am – Non-toy Gifts

Some great ideas here, for anyone buying for little ones (or not so little ones) this festive season! Less Toys, More Memories: 20 Non-Toy Gift Ideas

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11 September 2017 3:42pm – A Productive Day

Wow! What a productive day! 14 wooden pallets (for new compost bays), a water barrel for the back of the tractor (and associated fittings and pump), 4 planters (ie cut-in-half barrels), and everything we need to finish off our bathroom … Continue reading

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5 August 2017 12:20pm – Make Do Mantra

LOVE this!

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7 July 2017 4:58pm – Water Refill App

Another awesome idea! And so much easier than having to carry around multiple bottles because there’s nowhere to refill them when they run out! UK’s Refill campaign is a clever solution to the plastic bottle plague

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