LOVE MOTHER NATURE: FAST FASHION BRAND ALTERNATIVES

Whilst I’m lucky that Mike has a ‘traditional’ job, I’m freelancing (which anybody will tell you is a game of chasing your tail trying to get your invoices paid) and we have a small mouth to feed (with a not-so-small appetite!) As you can imagine, we have a budget to stick to and if I need, say, a new pair…

REVIEW + GIVEAWAY // ENCOURAGING A LOVE FOR NATURE WITH SRI TOYS

I’ve always had an affinity with the natural world and adore things like biology, the changing seasons, weather cycles and ecology. Instinctively, I tend to choose toys and playthings for Lily that encompass these elements and if you’ve heard of SRI Toys or shopped with them before, no doubt you’ll see that they’re my cup of tea with a heavy…

5 TIPS FOR ECO-FRIENDLY INTERIOR DESIGN

This is a collaborative guest post. Just with any other aspect of our lives, the choices we make when it comes to interior design can have an effect on our environment. Additionally, choosing eco-friendly interior design also increases your chances of everyone in the home having a good condition of health. If you’re interested in sustainable designing, you may be…

GIVEAWAY — BABA+BOO // REAL NAPPY WEEK 2017

Real Nappy Week runs in April of every year to spread the word about cloth nappies and encourages parents to take the leap and ‘go real’. This year RNW is running from 24th – 30th April and you can find out more information via the Go Real website or by following the hashtag #RNW2017. If you’re interested in making the switch and ditching…

TOYS THAT ENCOURAGE ECO-FRIENDLY LIVING

Good morning lovely people, how are you all today? I just wanted to share a few toys that I’ve come across recently that encourage children to start thinking about aspects of eco-friendly living from an early age i.e. renewable energy, recycling, waste reduction and so on. The playthings I’ve listed below are all made from ethical and environmentally sound materials…

THE ETHICAL CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE

• This is a collaborative post with all of the brands featured • Today I’m bringing you my biggest, bestest Christmas gift guide for children and their families (but mostly for the kiddos!) with a focus on brands that can be considered ‘ethical’. Read on to find out why we try and buy ethical where we can, the benefits of organic cotton,…