4 Ways To Make Your Spring Clean More Sustainable

4 Ways To Make Your Spring Clean More Sustainable

As March approaches, it’s time to start thinking about giving our homes a good spring clean. Over the winter dust, dirt and grime can build up around our homes which needs to be removed. There is nothing better than going into the new season with a fresh and clean...
The Problem with Pesticides

The Problem with Pesticides

Image Courtesy: Sandy Millar Pesticides are less than a century old but they have had a mighty impact on the way we grow food.  During the Second World War, the insecticide DDT and the herbicide 2-4-D were developed. Since then, farmers have been using a growing list...
What is wild swimming and why is it good for you?

What is wild swimming and why is it good for you?

Image Courtesy – Erik Dungan If you live near the coast, a lake or river, you may have noticed some unlikely visitors recently. And we’re not talking about wildlife – we’re talking about wild swimmers. Often donning bright swimwear, bobble hats and accompanied...