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   Mar 06

Getting Kids Interested in the Environment

The econ friendly movement took a long time. From the seventies, when people first started drawing attention to the damage we were doing to the environment, it took decades before recycling, energy saving and organic produce became as ubiquitous as they are today. The success of the environment movement owes a lot to the fact [...]

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   Jan 18

Some Eco Interior and Furnishing Ideas

When it comes to eco friendly products, most people think of energy saving gadgets, insulation, heat savers and other ways to save money. However, radiator panels, energy monitors and solar powered chargers are not the only types of eco product available, and not all green and environmentally friendly products have to be overtly practical or [...]

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   Dec 14

Some Green and Eco Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas is a time of giving, but Christmas is also a time of excess, which can put a strain on the environment. The extra energy used at Christmas and waste that ends up on landfill often means Christmas is one of the least environmentally friendly times of year. However, it doesn’t have to be like [...]

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   Nov 16

Logmaker at Christmas

Christmas is only a few weeks away, but it the time of year when Logmakers really come into their own. If you have an open fire or wood burning stove and haven’t got a Logmaker yet then you really should think about it. Christmas is a time when there is not only a need for [...]

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   Jun 11

Natural Beauty Products Become Vogue

Natural beauty products are becoming more and more popular. With so many women now aware of the sheer number of chemicals manufacturers of beauty products put into their moisturisers and skin care products, many are turning to more natural alternatives. Even celebrities have been declaring the benefits of natural beauty products, with Harry Potter actress [...]

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   Apr 23

Reclaimed Timber Products

Reclaimed timber is a perfect way of recycling. Reclaimed timber comes from all sorts of different locations, from old boats and barns, to wine barrels and mine support beams. Reclaimed timber is not only more environmentally friendly than regular wood, but also because it has spent time out in the elements is more durable to [...]

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   Jan 05

Natural Fabrics for Bedroom and Bathroom

Allergies are on the increase. Nearly a third of us suffer from one form of allergy or another; some, such as peanut allergies, can be life threatening, while others are just a nuisance causing sniffles and itchy skin. Quite often people can develop allergies without realising it or pinpointing what causes the allergy, but it [...]

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   Dec 08

Natural Beauty Products

Natural beauty is all the rage at the moment. An increasing number of women (and men) are forgoing traditional brands of moisturiser, scrub washes and other beauty products, in favour or more natural and organic products. Many modern cosmetics and beauty products contain a huge list of different chemical compounds, and while manufacturers test all [...]

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   Dec 02

Some Eco friendly Christmas Novelties

With Christmas around the corner, it’s time to start looking for all those little gifts that make a real difference to people’s enjoyment of Christmas. Of course, being December, you’ve already got the main presents that the kids have been asking for over the last few months – haven’t you? But those little stocking fillers [...]

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   Nov 25

Some Eco Christmas Ideas

With less than a month to go, Christmas is just around the corner, and many people are beginning to prepare for the festive season. Christmas can be a stressful time and an expensive one, with finding gifts for everybody always a challenge. Christmas is also not one of the most eco friendly times of the [...]

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