A recent article alerted to me to the toxicity of one of the most frequently prescribed anti-flea treatments for pets – Frontline. On the vets advice we previously used this product on our cat and another treatment is due soon. So I thought I had better do some research on the side effects of Frontline before the next… Continue reading Are You Poisoning Your Pet?
Super-Healthy Porridge Porridge is a great healthy option for breakfast, clean and keeps you full for longer. Make it even better for you by adding all the goodness of Wikaniko Tigernut flour and Wikaniko Goji Berries Ingredients: 2tbsp on organic porridge oats 1 tbsp of Wikaniko Tigernut Flour 50 – 100 ml of tap… Continue reading Super Healthy Wiki Porridge
I started using the Faith in Nature products recently and I have to say I love them. I can’t fault anything from the shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, face cream, deodorant… I love their Shampoo & Conditioner, I’m using the Aloe Vera ones at the moment, they smell lovely and they make my hair feel so soft.… Continue reading Faith in Nature? I Really Do…
Everyone agrees, don’t they, that the ubiquitous polythene bag is a huge environmental problem? They are wherever you look – in hedges, caught in trees, littering beaches, floating in the oceans and choking sea creatures. Even those ones disposed of correctly clog up landfill sites. The really scary thing is that no one knows how… Continue reading Self Destructing Polythene Bags!
This is an interesting question isn’t it? There is a widespread belief that the damage we as the human race are doing to the environment is the result of greed i.e. the desire for more money in the form of ever greater profits. The palm oil industry, logging tropical forests and fracking are three classic… Continue reading Can You Earn Money from Helping the Environment and Remain Ethical?
Not that the the sun has been out much lately, and the chances of getting sunburnt have been slim, but perhaps you have been on holiday or we may be set for a heatwave in the coming weeks (we live in hope that the sun will shine at least one day this summer!) – So just… Continue reading 5 Natural Remedies for Sunburn
There are many reasons why eco-friendly products can be more expensive. Sales volumes are smaller than conventional products therefore overheads higher. This was certainly true in the early days but as green products have become more popular prices continue to come down. A very underhand reason for higher prices is that manufacturers and suppliers… Continue reading Is Cost the Reason You Don’t Switch to Greener Products?