Mrs Green

I am a long time supporter of the Green and Sustainable lifestyle. After being caught in the Boscastle floods in 2004, our family begun a journey to respect and promote the importance of Earth's fragile ecosystem, that focussed on reducing waste. Inspired by the beauty and resourcefulness of this wonderful planet, I have published numerous magazine articles on green issues and the author of four books.

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From toilets to cars – 4 things you never knew you could recycle!

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From toilets to cars – 4 things you never knew you could recycle!

Plastic, cardboard, and glass – most people know the basics when it comes to what they can and cannot recycle. However, thanks to technology the list of things that no longer needs to be thrown in a landfill is increasing all the time.

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Would you like a plastic free aisle in supermarkets? Here’s how to get one in just seven seconds!

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Would you like a plastic free aisle in supermarkets? Here’s how to get one in just seven seconds!

Most supermarkets have a ‘free from’ aisle. You’ll find gluten free, lactose free and dairy free goods to suit every diet. But what about people who are trying to put their bin on a diet; wouldn’t it be great to see a Plastic Free Aisle!

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What actions can China’s citizens take to curb pollution?

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What actions can China’s citizens take to curb pollution?

Over on our Facebook Group, we have an international audience of people wanting to do their bit. I’m constantly educated and amazed at the different situations readers from across the globe are dealing with.

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I’m in Prima magazine!

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I’m in Prima magazine!

Prima magazine describes itself as providing “real life guidance, inspiration and ideas to simplify the lives of modern women today. It’s packed with tips, tricks and clever ideas on the key elements in your life – Fashion and beauty, craft ideas, recipes, diet and health and family advice.”

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Why is London rubbish at recycling?

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Why is London rubbish at recycling?

London is arguably one of the most hip and happening capital cities in the world. Bustling and buzzing, it’s no surprise that many would think London is at the forefront of recycling and looking after the environment in our capital.

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The main causes of, and how to reduce, food waste

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The main causes of, and how to reduce, food waste

This week I came across Appetti; a food and beverage marketing platform for restaurants, cafes and hotels in SE Asia. They’ve started to look at food waste in both homes and commercially and discovered some pretty alarming statistics.

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14 amazing couscous recipes

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14 amazing couscous recipes

Over on Facebook, some of us are having a ‘Use it up!’ challenge to eat all the food in our fridges, freezers and cupboards after the festive spending. I found a bag of couscous which I think I bought for one recipe last summer.

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If you love learning about Zero Waste, here’s an invitation

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If you love learning about Zero Waste, here’s an invitation

Nine years ago I accepted the challenge to spend a week accumulating no waste for landfill. It was a tough week and I needed moral support.

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