Sort the Rubbish Out From the Bottom Up

I am a huge fan of the Eco-Schools project and have been watching it go from strength to strength over the past few years.

I believe if we get our children into a confident green groove at an early age, they stand a good chance of stepping into adulthood with the right approach to sustainable living and they can also help to re-educate apathetic parents and whip them into shape!

Eco-Schools is an international award programme that guides schools on their sustainable journey, providing a framework to help embed these principles into the heart of school life. Continue reading “Sort the Rubbish Out From the Bottom Up”

Oh Baby, You’re Gonna Love This

Parenthood.

As unique and amazing as it is, it’d be a whole lot easier to slide into if it came with a decent guidebook or a money back guarantee.

It’s been a while since my lot were tiny, but I was reminded of how much the ‘smalls’ like to try and rule the roost during a recent visit to a friend and her strong-minded 11-month old tyrant, who seems to take great delight in stressing his parents out whenever it comes to mealtimes.

Unfortunately, they are pandering to his demands and in doing so, creating piles of food rubbish in the desperate search for something ‘the poor dear’ will eat and it’s also costing them a fortune too. Continue reading “Oh Baby, You’re Gonna Love This”