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Natural laundry detergent – what are the alternatives?

soap nuts - natures laundry detergentUsing a Natural laundry detergent is a great alternative to chemical based detergents that harm yourself and the environment. The residues left on clothing and bedding after washing can cause skin irritations such as eczema, even the ones classed as ‘for sensitive skin’. When washed down our drains these detergents wreak havoc on our water ways and all the fauna and flora that thrive in it. Continue reading Natural laundry detergent – what are the alternatives?

5 ways to reduce waste at home

There are many ways you can help our environment by reducing waste in your home. You can make it a competition with the family to see how low you can get your rubbish bin level each week! Encourage your kids to think outside the square and create something new from what would normally be discarded, it will stimulate their creative side and educate them about waste. Continue reading 5 ways to reduce waste at home