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The planet is our home; we need to be more responsible. Here's what I do.

About time too- Or is it too late for the giraffe?

About eighteen months ago when walking in our neighbourhood we rounded a corner and came face to face with a giraffe. Well, okay not quite face to face. But there … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · 3 Comments

Delicious GF Vegan Shoarma

The shoarma (shawarma) Is a very Dutch dish. It’s similar to the concept of a kebab and would normally be a meaty feast. Though it originated in the Middle East … Continue reading

December 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Let the train take the strain

On Saturday we decided on an impromptu visit to a market in Rotterdam. The ideal way to get there was by public transport. Not using a car is an important … Continue reading

December 16, 2014 · 15 Comments

2015 Pop Sugar Reading Challenge

Originally posted on As I Lay Reading:
There’s a new challenge making its rounds on Tumblr, gearing up for the new year, and I’m pretty stoked about it. PopSugar has…

December 15, 2014 · 2 Comments

Voting time again

I’ve decided the world is in a complete mess. I’m doing my bit to reduce the impact I have on my direct environment. I think I try really hard. But … Continue reading

December 15, 2014 · 3 Comments

Lunch Pause

Had an interesting stop off in Rotterdam today at a place called New Fork. It had a spot near the station at the big rotterdam hall where they hold big … Continue reading

December 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

What Would Your Christmas Dinner Look Like Without Bees? | IFLScience

Originally posted on Seven Kings Apiary:
What Would Your Christmas Dinner Look Like Without Bees? | IFLScience.

December 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

History of Toys

At work the other day there was a conversation about toys. The children said they didn’t recognise old toys or know their names. They were talking about skipping ropes, spinning … Continue reading

December 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

A taste of honey

Our top bar hive was established this year in a new Eco garden. Over time the bees have populated and created more than fifteen natural combs. <a href="”&gt; They have … Continue reading

December 12, 2014 · 13 Comments

Christmas Problems

I’m generally not into Christmas. It represents the antithesis of what we are trying to do every day. Rather than avoiding waste and excess and being green it’s about something … Continue reading

December 11, 2014 · 20 Comments

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