Ever wondered if you can sow and grow your entire Christmas dinner? If I, or for that matter you, want next year’s Christmas lunch to be a grow-your-own festive feast from the garden, landshare or…Continue
A week of planning, setting targets, monitoring and managing home energy use presented an opportunity to experience a genuine shift in perspective and mind-set on what it means to use electrical appliances, and subsequently electrical energy and the resulting emissions; CO2, Mercury, methane etc.…
The week starting September 5th 2010 was quite a challenge. I know; I lived every minute and every kWh of it.
I also know because we had a collective spike in our overall energy
use for that week. Having dropped down to equal our collective best all time low of 10 kWh average the week before, our consumption shot up to our most…
Brown rice Technically, this information is not necessarily new(s) but it’s a good reminder as to why we should enjoy the benefits of eating wholefoods!The process that produces brown rice removes only the outermost layer, the hull, of the rice kernel and is the least damaging to its nutritional value. The complete milling and polishing that converts brown rice into white rice destroys 67% of the vitamin B3, 80% of the vitamin B1, 90% of the vitamin B6, half of the manganese, half of the…See More
Acne is a complex skin disease and it requires necessary medications and an improved lifestyle to recover. A common side effect of acne treatment is acute skin dryness. Natural /organic skin care treatments are more popular for treating acne as they have no side effects .They also help in retaining the skin’s pH balance apart from healing them.Why are natural acne treatments popular?We all know that the natural or organic acne treatment products are popular…See More