Talking Rubbish

#DIY – It’s a (Bees Wax) Wrap

Worry LESS ¬†Smile¬†MORE unknown   From the minute Lee Delaney began her demonstration at the recent Less is More Festival my focus was to gather all the information together to share with you. Fun, quirky and once you have your equipment together, all done in under 15 minutes. Awesome! Bees Wax Wraps keep food fresh, … Continue reading »

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5 Regular Acts of Kindness – Good For The Planet and Good For You!

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not. Dr Seuss – The Lorax   Whose lifelong plan includes participating in the many recreational opportunities this natural playground (see images above) has to offer? Mine does so, by showing Regular Acts of kindness, I am taking responsibility … Continue reading »

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The Great Divide – 6 Ways to Sort and Conquer Recycling

¬†Why would you make something that you are going to use for a few minutes out of a material that’s basically going to last forever. Jeb Berrier, BagIt movie   The fact is the world is being covered in materials which do last forever. Many of us are rethinking our consumer habits and choosing to … Continue reading »

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Simple Constructive Ways to start Recycling and Helping Others

Everyone can do simple things to make a difference and every little bit really does count. Stella McCartney   This week is National Recycling Week¬†so these ideas have been gathered¬†as inspiration¬†to rethink how we dispose of unwanted items.¬†The intention is to¬†provide a¬†few options of how¬†to reuse pieces by passing them on to support¬†someone in need. … Continue reading »

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A Super Easy and Practical Way To Reuse Orange Produce Bags

If it can’t be reduced, reused, repaired, rebuilt, refurbished, refinished, resold, recycled, or composted, then it should be restricted, redesigned or removed from production. Pete Seeger   This is a simple idea and actually, with just a quick modifation, these orange produce bags can continue doing exactly what they were designed for – carrying produce. … Continue reading »

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The Cardboard Box – Inspired Creative Play

Imagination is more important than knowledge. Albert Einstein   The Cardboard Box and The Stick are two out of 53 toys which have been inducted into the Toy Hall Of Fame. The Toy Hall of Fame is located next to The Strong, the National Museum of Play in Rochester, NY. Anyone can nominate a toy … Continue reading »

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