A Parenting Beliefs Definition

Child rearing or parenting involves the many facets of raising a young child and not just for a biological connection. Rearing a child entails teaching children values, communication skills, physical activities, personal hygiene, self-esteem, and responsible behavior. The success of raising a well-balanced child begins with the parents. A happy and healthy parent can do […]

Organic Gardening – Say NO to Tilling

No till gardening is an agricultural method for growing plants directly on the ground without disturbing the underlying soil through traditional tillage. This method is suitable for cropping most of the year around and is very effective in conventional cropping systems where the crop is sown just before the rainy season, planted in rows or […]

Install Solar Panels on Your Roof – How to Add Solar Panels to Your Home

When installing solar panels at home, homeowners usually get an estimate for the solar panel size they require to install and subsequently choose which kind of solar panel to purchase based largely on cost, effectiveness and lifespan. Installing solar energy at home is actually one of the hottest ways most homeowners are going green nowadays. […]

Creating Your Eco Home

When you begin designing or redesigning your Eco Home, you have a few decisions to make. Can you reduce your energy consumption? Will you use sources of renewable energy and other alternative power sources? How will you maintain the aesthetic appeal of your Eco Home? And, perhaps most importantly, will you live within the limits […]

A guide to ditching plastics in 2020

It’s time to get serious about reducing our plastic use. According to scientists our oceans will be so polluted with plastics by 2050, that there will be more plastics than fish in our oceans. Over eight million bits of plastic and microplastics are released into the ocean every day across the globe. It is clearly […]

Does your time-of-the-month routine effect the environment?

We have become increasingly aware of how much human activity can affect the environment. Narratives such as climate change have become harder to dismiss. This gradual surge in awareness has targeted aspects of life with an amplified call for a change in behaviours. Even the smallest aspects of our daily routines can be associated with causing harm to the environment.

5 ways to fix UK’s Recycling Problem

Each year, the problems of waste removal in London keeps getting worse. Millions of homes don’t have access to proper recycling; and those that do throw everything in the trash, from old clothing to broken blenders. If you dispose of rubbish and it ends up in a sorting facility, it does not necessarily guarantee it […]

The best eco-friendly cars available now

Environmentally friendly, green cars are no longer a thing of the future. With the UK Government set on abolishing new diesel cars and bringing in toll charges for high polluting areas, the push for eco-friendly cars has never been stronger. With that in mind UK Car Finance have put together a list of the very […]

Dangers of DIY Asbestos Removal

Asbestos is a widely mined natural mineral having microscopic fibers that are used for building over 3000 different products for centuries. It is also named as the miracle mineral because of its resistance to heat, chemical reactions and durability. Its extensive use includes the building of ships and insulation of wood and floors using sprayed […]

What laws and bans are in place to protect our planet?

It’s clear from the headlines in the news that climate change is becoming more and more evident across the globe. From severe droughts and flash floods to devastating hurricanes and melting glaciers, the changing weather poses a real risk. However, it’s not just global warming that is a huge threat to our planet. There are […]

Why are new cars beginning to appeal again?

Whether it’s a new piece of jewellery, a holiday or eating out, we appreciate the finer things in life. Well, it appears that the new-car phenomenon is back too! The Society of Motor Manufacturers has revealed that 193,000 new cars were registered in May this year — up 3.4% on the figures recorded in the […]