How to Become a Tree Hugger (Use Less Paper)

We were recently chatting to some family members about how we have become so blasé about our every day consumables. We don’t even consider where they come from. In particular we were talking about toilet paper (like you do). Let’s be honest, you don’t exactly sit on the toilet thinking about the fact the toilet… Continue reading How to Become a Tree Hugger (Use Less Paper)

Sole Searching

Homemade foot spray - sole searching

There's nothing quite like getting home after a hard day. The sun is shining and all is well. Until you walk into our porch and the smell hits you - running shoes and slip-ons are not our friends. They stink! It's not our fault, honest! Did you know that you have 250,000 sweat glands in… Continue reading Sole Searching

A Bold Move – does eco laundry detergent actually work?

Throwing in the towel - eco laundry detergent

First off, let us apologise for being a bit late on this post. As the title may suggest, we’ve already hit upon some failure in our quest to be green. This weeks post is about everyone's favourite chore, laundry. But until we can afford a maid, it's got to be done by us. Part of… Continue reading A Bold Move – does eco laundry detergent actually work?

Hair today, (not) gone tomorrow

Visualise this image - sexy lady in a voluptuous bubble bath. Classical music plays softly in the background. A perfectly formed leg comes out of the bubbles. She gently massages shaving cream onto her leg. She deftly runs the razor up her leg. The curves of the razor match the curves of her leg. All… Continue reading Hair today, (not) gone tomorrow

Oil Change – Swapping Olive Oil for British Rapeseed Oil

Who doesn't love extra virgin olive oil on everything? Drizzled over tomatoes, dreaming of sitting in the sun in Spain or Italy with a glass of chilled wine. Mmmmm... But wait a minute. We don't live in Spain or Italy and the current view out of our window looks more like winter than the middle… Continue reading Oil Change – Swapping Olive Oil for British Rapeseed Oil