Green Gathering is an annual festival for the green-hearted held at Piercefield Park in Chepstow. This year, the thunder roared, the wind howled and the rain poured. Did we manage to have a good time? Read on for our Green Gathering review!
The Green Gathering is almost here! Are you as excited as I am? Read on to find out my bucket list for Green Gathering 2017. Continue reading “My Green Gathering 2017 Bucket List”
Many parents dread the summer holidays. If this is you, you’re not alone! I used to dread this time of year too before I started home educating my eldest child. Get your sanity back with this free Summer Holiday Survival Guide!
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Tyfu Fyny (Growing Up), a new initiative to boost community growing and local food projects in Wales, launched on Friday, 23rd June at a unique gathering for community gardeners and farmers at Ffarm Moelyci near Bangor.
PEE POWER® has been given a prime location at Glastonbury Festival just a few hundred metres from the Pyramid stage to showcase turning urine into electricity. Developed by scientists at the Bristol Bioenergy Centre (BBiC) in the Bristol Robotics Laboratory at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), Pee Power has been shown to be capable of powering lights and charging mobile phones. This year the urinal, which is the closest to the Pyramid stage at this years’ festival, will for the first time power up displays giving information and festival updates. Continue reading “Pee Power at Glastonbury Festival 2017”
On 15th June people up and down the country are pledging to make changes to their lifestyle for cleaner air. Air pollution is bad for us and our children: increasing the risk of asthma, certain cancers and cardiac conditions. Read on to find out about how you can help on the first-ever National Clean Air Day.
Last month after a massive cold I decided enough was enough – it was time to put on the gardening gloves and get my garden to a more presentable state. I set myself specific goals and gave myself one month to complete them. How did I do? Read on to find out…
The three best eco-friendly festivals for families in 2017.
Festival season is already upon us and already I am looking forward to the sun, the music, the outdoors and most importantly, the inspiration. These three festivals have a strong eco-friendly ethos while staying inclusive to all ages. If you want to take your children to a festival this year, make it one of these. These are the eco-friendly festivals to watch this year. Continue reading “Family Friendly Festivals for the Eco Warrior (2017)”
Climate change is one of the gravest threats our world faces today. After recent reports that the carbon in our Earth’s atmosphere has reached the highest level in human history, you’d expect an uproar from those who are in power, right? Except, there wasn’t one. Relying on our current governments to take action is not getting us anywhere. And yet, we needn’t feel completely powerless. There is a lot we can do to reduce our own impact on our planet. If enough of us lead by example, we can hope our governments will get the message. Continue reading “14 Ways You Can Fight Climate Change Without Waiting For Your Government To Do Something.”