Category Sustainability

Triple Fried Chips

I enjoy reading the food reviews in the Guardian and my eye was caught by a recent headline. As I am a sophisticated beastie, ‘Serves Fabulous Chips‘ was enough to draw me in to read about Toklas, a London restaurant.…

No Sofa

At the moment we have no sofa. The one that I bought a decade ago has gone to the local Hospice Shop. A couple of nice men came to collect it yesterday. I did attempt to sell it on Facebook…

Lafuma Recliner

Today I’m going to talk about one of my favourite possessions that’s stood the test of time. Here it is on a previous Breton holiday. Louis camped with a friend on the very same pitch that we’re on now. It…

The Big Plastic Count

Here’s food for thought, a poster that I saw on the French coast path. I thought that it would do to illustrate today’s post. It shows how long different types of rubbish take to degrade. Now I’m all for taking…

Magpie 2

Another magpie-ing story to add to the one from the other day recounting my allotment finds. I had teeth envy when my friend Spiky Kay made her Day of the Dead skull at last year’s Mango Mosaics workshop. She’d used…