Archive for February, 2009

Our good idea (which backfired)

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Our good idea (which backfired)

Mr Green and I had an ‘Aha!’ moment in Lidls last week. Picture the scene. A packet of butter kept in the cupboard (because butter from the ‘fridge is so hard it rips holes in your bread) after two or three days. Guess what that looks like.

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Little and often is the key

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Little and often is the key

Geesh, I’m pooped and I should know better. After following a zero waste mission for over 6 months, I STILL have to discipline myself.

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Weekly weigh in 40

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Weekly weigh in 40

I know, I know – I’m late this morning, but you know what? I couldn’t find anything to write about.

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Who wants £250?

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Who wants £250?

Do you? Well I know how you can get it and I have faith that you’re all in with a great chance.

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Carnival of the Green # 168!

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Carnival of the Green # 168!

Roll up! Roll Up; the Carnival of the Green has parked its tents and marquees on our doorstep! And what a plethora of green entertainment and thought provoking articles we have lined up for you today.

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Sunday roundup 39

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Sunday roundup 39

It’s a beautiful day here today; I can feel spring in the air. So much so that I spent an hour in the garden doing a little weeding yesterday. It felt great and I’m looking forward to the spring equinox. It’s also beginning to feel wrong to have the winter picture still up on the […]

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Mr Green makes seeds

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Mr Green makes seeds

Mr Green is a bit partial to the Food Doctor original seed mix. In case you’re not familiar, it’s a selection of seeds (sunflower, sesame, hemp, linseed and pumpkin) roasted in soya sauce.

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Mmmmmm, what is THIS?

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Mmmmmm, what is THIS?

That was the cry from Mr Green as he tucked into my third recipe made with ingredients from our Abel and Cole organic fruit and vegetable box.

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