Tagged with Karen Cannard

Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day!

Today is Earth Day! And there are events going on all around the world, in communities and schools to help raise awareness of climate change and the impact that we are all having on the Earth. I have been berating myself for not finding the time to do something special to celebrate, and for not … Continue reading

Waste Watcher’s-the end..?

Waste Watcher’s-the end..?

So here it is. The end of the Waste Watcher’s Challenge, and the Rubbish Diet. And I am more than a little sad. During the course of the eight weeks, I have: met some fabulous, inspiring people during the eight week challenge, including Emma from Wiltshire Wildlife Trust, Sarah from the fab blog, Everyday Life … Continue reading

Come and get Trashed…..

Come and get Trashed…..

….not like that…. Like this… The Grand Finale to the Waste Watcher’s campaign is a screening of the new environmental documentary, Trashed, starring Oscar winner, Jeremy Irons. Here is what he has to say about the film: “We’ve made this movie because there are so many people who feel strongly the urgent need for the … Continue reading

Junk Mail….

Junk Mail….

Being the good and dedicated Waste Watcher that I am, today I was leafing through WEEK 1 of Karen Cannard’s Rubbish Diet Challenge…. There are loads of great tips on there about how to Slim Your Bin, but it was Chapter 4, Say NO to Junk Mail that caught my eye. I know it can … Continue reading

The Rubbish Diet-Waste Watching….

The Rubbish Diet-Waste Watching….

Today saw the official start of Wilthsire Wildlife’s Rubbish Diet!! For those of you who have no idea what I am talking about, Wiltshire Wildlife are running a Slim your Bin campaign for the start of 2013, encouraging the good householders of Wiltshire to “Watch their Waste” and try and reduce the amount of rubbish … Continue reading

A Rubbish Diet….

A Rubbish Diet….

In yesterday’s post, I mentioned that we would be looking at ways to reduce the amount of rubbish that we throw away. We are doing this by going on a “Rubbish Diet”, we are going to Slim our Bins, with Waste Watchers! This is an initiative set up by Wiltshire Wildlife, to encourage the good … Continue reading