Eco Friendly Transport

Of course walking or cycling are the most eco-friendly forms of transport around (and healthy too, generally), but they don’t suit most of us all the time, especially if you have a bunch of kids to cart around. We try to walk instead of driving to the local shops (though I am also trying to simply shop less often), but more often our eco-friendly option is public transport. Still, I’d love an electric car too, and a solar charger in my driveway…

Repairing & Restoring Your Way Towards a Sustainable Future

a child and his grandfather examine a bike wheel

If, like me, you are trying to live more sustainably, there is much to be positive about. In the world of fashion, slogans like ‘ethical fashion’ and ‘slow fashion’ are joining the mainstream,  while the trend for upcycling, recycling and restoring or  buying vintage clothes and jewellery is continuing. And despite the economic climate Fair…

The Pros and Cons of Eco-Friendly Cars

car plugged in to a charging station with the words "zero emissions" visible on the back

Eco-friendly cars have been growing in popularity, as the effects of global warming continue to make headlines all over the world. Manufacturers of green cars are constantly trying to improve the functionality of electric and hybrid cars with the aim of eventually replacing the conventional automobile with zero carbon emission models. There are a variety…