Before I set off with my new year’s resolutions for 2018 it’s worth taking stock of how last year’s experiments went. I’ve always tried to live sustainably but it wasn’t until 2017 that i had the time and energy to invest in it. At first i was overwhelmed by the conflicting information out there and […]
Okay, I’m going to admit straight out that I think giving teachers gifts at the end of the year is a joke! If everyone got a gift for doing their job well the world would be drowning in crap that no-one wants. I think a verbal thank you or simple handwritten note is more than […]
For the life of me i cannot find palm-oil free crackers in compostable / recyclable packaging so I’ve had to learn to make our own and would you believe it’s dead easy, and quick!
In an effort to cut down on packaging and avoid palm oil and chemicals in our food I’ve been trying to find quick, easy recipes for everyday foods, such as these flour tortillas, which our family love.
We’ve been searching for the best homemade pizza recipe for years and i think we’ve finally cracked it. Not only does homemade pizza make me feel less guilty about this as a dinner choice it also produces substantially less packaging than ready-made pizza.
I love the idea of making my own bread. That is until I realise that my day is already at 150% capacity, which I was very excited to read about a quick and easy bread recipe that only uses 4 ingredients and requires no kneading. Above is a photo of the finished loaf, which in […]
I used the recipe below to make some lovely homemade moisturiser. It cost approximately €5 to make a cup of moisturiser (half of recipe below), which is absolutely delicious on the skin. Our whole family has been using it for about 6 months and couldn’t go back to shop bought cream now.