What to Put in Your Compost Pile Now for a GREAT Spring Reward!
So this is it! My first official gardening post! I have been holding off until I was confident about the information I was sharing. Tried and tested is my motto! I started composting properly in January 2020. I tried before using the bokashi method but it was pretty gross. Bokashi is done in a bucket, you can throw all your kitchen scraps in, including meats and oils which is a no-no for regular composting. The thing is once your bucket is full, you have to let it sit for two weeks to rot ... Continue Reading
Self-Care Sundays are the Best Way to Get Ready for a New Week
Sundays are my favourite day of the week. Yes, I know Monday is right around the corner but Sundays are the days I use to get myself ready for the new week. It is important to take time out for some well deserved "me time". Once a month is a good place to start but, add more frequency into the mix until you find a balance that works for you and your lifestyle. I like to do a self-care day once a week, usually on Sundays. It is a simple thing to do. It's easy to spend a Sunday in bed ... Continue Reading
Non-GMO Seeds for the Perfect Veggie Garden & What to Do With Them
I have been obsessed with the idea of growing my own vegetables for some time now. It all started when I was given a slab of ‘Sow Delicious’ 100% Heirloom Exotic Tomatoes. I have been waiting patiently for July so that I can plant them. I had been browsing the selection of seed slabs on Faithful-to-Nature for a while to decide what else I wanted to grow, there are so many options. While looking through the seed selection on the website I found the ‘Reel Gardening’ seed company that ... Continue Reading
Bicarbonate Soda – An Essential DIY product for every Eco-Beauty Guru
Welcome to the third instalment of the 'Essential DIY' product guide. I am busy listing my seven must-have items that can be used in multiple ways. Previously, I discussed the benefits of Activated Charcoal and Bentonite Clay, today we look at Bicarbonate Soda. Bicarbonate Soda has lived in our homes for decades and been a staple in every pantry since forever! Bicarbonate Soda is a salt composed of sodium ions and bicarbonate ions. It is important to note that bicarbonate soda and ... Continue Reading