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Earth Day 2018

A look at our use of plastic and the effect of this on our planet, ideas for reducing use, and sustainable and ethical baby and children's brands. There is no Planet B.

Continuous improvement

Continuous improvement
Three Bears Yarn, is a supplier with great integrity and high ethical standards. All their products are produced here in the UK, where they collaborate with other great textile manufacturers, ensuring that the skills we have developed through the generations are kept alive and built upon. They work with UK spinners, English Fine Cottons, to produce some if the highest quality yarns that can be found. All yarns are dyed at their own Lancashire dye house.

Earth Day - Sustainable Fashion

Earth Day - Sustainable Fashion

So today is Earth Day, a day when 192 countries join together to educate and activate environmental movement worldwide. It aims to encourage us to be more environmentally friendly, whether this be by recycling, growing our own produce, going paperless, planting trees and so on. As a parent in this world, I feel that it is my/our job to help educate our children as to the importance of caring for our planet. I try where and when I can to provide examples to them of how as a family we can be more environmentally friendly. We recycle everything we can,...


Spring is on it's way.....

Spring is on it's way.....

                                                       It's been a while hasn't it?! We seem to have come through the Winter months relatively unscathed, the temperatures haven't felt too cold here (though in truth, I rather like a cold and frosty day). So now our thoughts are turning to Spring, to the signs of new life and new growth (note..it's currently pouring with rain and I am wrapped in a blanket!). I always find it amazing to see the sight of spring bulbs pushing up through the ground, buds on the trees, blossom and bird song. The arrival of the snowdrops and crocus herald the...


Change

Rachel Campbell

Change

CHANGE  Change is one of those things that we either embrace or shy away from, and yet is something that so regularly occurs, whether it be a new hair style or the changing seasons, or more major change such as a new job or moving house. Our lives are constantly changing as we travel through the years.  For me, I feel that my life has undergone many major changes over the last few years, from becoming a Mum, to moving house, losing my Mum, ceasing full time employment, and most recently being at that point where my youngest has started...