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BeeBee Wraps – a beautiful, plastic-free solution to food waste

BeeBee Wraps – a beautiful, plastic-free solution to food waste

We are always on the look out for quick easy swaps to reduce our plastic use. So we were delighted to discover BeeBee Wraps. Made from certified organic cotton and beeswax, these colourful wraps are a great alternative to clingfilm. And with an ever-changing selection […]

Eat Seasonal: Top Tomatoes

Eat Seasonal: Top Tomatoes

What do green zebra, beefsteak, and Tiny Tim all have in common? Answers on the back of a postcard please. Here’s a clue – it’s peak tomato season. Hooray, do the flamenco! There are more than 15,000 varieties of tomato, 3,000 of which are considered heirloom. The French […]

4 Green Reusable Water Bottles Standing on the Wall

4 Green Reusable Water Bottles Standing on the Wall

We throw away 13 billion plastic bottles per year in the UK, recycling a mere 57%. Of these billions of bottles, the average person discards 150 water bottles. One. Hundred. And. Fifty. The small step of changing to a reusable water bottle will significantly improve […]

Rhubarb Rhubarb Rhubarb Gin

Rhubarb Rhubarb Rhubarb Gin

Hooray, it’s peak rhubarb season which means at least one afternoon of feeling like Barbara Good from The Good Life while chopping and stewing miles of pink stalks. In reality I am no Barbara Good. I could never pull off a fringe. Besides, the rhubarb […]

Plastic Free: Kitchen

Plastic Free: Kitchen

 5 Quick Kitchen Swaps to Reduce Plastic Waste SWAP: Cling film for beeswax wraps Saving leftovers is environmentally friendly, but there is a better alternative to covering them with non-biodegradable cling film. Beeswax Wraps can be moulded over your container to make a tight seal, […]

How Green is your Tea?

How Green is your Tea?

Stick the kettle on, have a brew, meet for a cuppa and a catch up: tea drinking is an important part of daily life. Sharing a cup of tea with a stranger is a shortcut to feeling more at ease with one another; with a […]