National Children’s Gardening Week: Upcycling in the Garden

This week is National Children’s Gardening Week and I’ve been making some videos about helping wildlife in your garden. My first video was about plants for wildlife. My second video is about some ideas for upcycling in your garden. Here it is! I hope you enjoyed watching it and I hope it’s given you someContinue reading “National Children’s Gardening Week: Upcycling in the Garden”

Helping The Planet At Christmas

People are kind to each other at Christmas BUT at Christmas you often aren’t very kind to the planet! Did you know, an extra 30% of rubbish is produced and thrown away over Christmas compared with the rest of the year? That’s about 3 million tonnes of extra waste! This article is about some waysContinue reading “Helping The Planet At Christmas”

Masks, Gloves and Wipes

Yesterday we went litter picking by the sea. As well as all the other rubbish, we found four disposable face masks, one glove, loads of disposable wipes and the nozzle from a soap or hand gel bottle. People are using lots of face masks at the moment because of the Coronavirus, which is mainly whyContinue reading “Masks, Gloves and Wipes”

Reusing Plastic Milk Bottles

It’s very important to reuse as much plastic as you can because plastic doesn’t break down so plastic rubbish stays in the environment for a really long time. Reusing as much plastic as possible means you don’t have to buy more plastic. It’s best to try not to buy plastic to help the planet. ThisContinue reading “Reusing Plastic Milk Bottles”