This time last year, I was weeks into the Six Items Challenge. It’s a brilliant campaign run by the charity Labour Behind the Label to raise money and awareness for garment workers across the world. I wrote a whole blog about the experience, you can read it here. I’m not taking part this year … More Six Items Challenge: One Year On
The Beast from the East is playing havoc with my skin this week. Not that it was in great condition to start with. Cold weather, central heating, cleaning products and anti-bacterial hand washes have all taken their part in drying out my skin this winter. My hands are super dry and crepey and my face … More Dry Skin Be Gone!
Happy Belated New Year! December passed us by in a flash. Moving on top of Christmas with 2 small children in tow was busy and frankly, quite fraught. In the end, our move went smoothly and we settled pretty quickly. We’re really enjoying the extra space and it’s exciting to have a new project to … More Exploring Veganuary
Black Friday feels like a pretty recent phenomenon here in the UK. It’s traditionally an American thing. Today is Thanksgiving in America and tomorrow is the unofficial first day of the Christmas season. And thanks to capitalism’s greasy little paws what better way to kick off Christmas than to have a great big filthy sale … More Black Friday
We’re knee deep in house sale right now. In amongst the boring and seemingly never ending paperwork for the mortgage company and solicitors, there’s the actual move to plan. In the past we’ve moved our own stuff in vans borrowed from friends or hired from slightly dodgy local companies. For our last move, we lugged … More Preparing for the Move