So today I'm not doing any of the work myself - I give you a quote from the amazing fantastic Jen Gale. More about her below. This is an extract from just one of Jen's inspirational weekly emails, sent out to subscribers (free). Worth signing up as she is so practical and realistic about what … Continue reading Inspirational Jen!
A quick update for June - we've rejoined the library. Ok so my reading tastes aren't exactly high-brow but these are just the sort of books I would buy in paperback or for my kindle or from the charity shop. So we're saving money and resources as well as making sure the author gets … Continue reading Quick June update
So how did April’s resolution go? To remind us, what it was: We had a water meter fitted Not very exciting but VERY environmental. We’re doing OK. it was fitted right at the end of March so we even had a bonus of £5 paid into our new account that we's paid for last year. … Continue reading How Did April Go?
Did you watch ‘The Age of Stupid’ on BBC4 last week? If not, PLEASE watch it. You won’t believe that it was made TEN years ago. It’s on BBC iPlayer until mid-May and is also available on iTunes, Google Play, Vimeo, Amazon Prime or on the Spanner Films website. All of the details can … Continue reading Stopping ‘The Age of Stupid’
As you know from my previous post on Bristol Recycling Transfer Station the recycling is sorted kerbside and into the lorry before being piled around the site. What happens to it next? Glass The glass collected at kerbside does not need to be sorted into colours – it goes to a re-processing plant in … Continue reading What Happens to our Recycling?
I think we all know by now that I don't get out much! OK I do a bit but I'm thinking that not only are you not interested in trips to the cinema, the Aerospace Museum, my brother's birthday meal, LOTS of days at work (although in the last week I have attended the inaugural … Continue reading Bristol Recycling Transfer Station
HI Everyone - Just a quick post today. Thanks to Martin Lewis' Money saving expertise - see his website and sign up for emails here - I have found a link where those of us in the UK can order some water-saving devices FREE for a limited time. Clearly those with water meters are happy to … Continue reading Free Ways to Save Water – Limited Offer