Christmas/Holidays, Planet Tips and Tricks

How to Choose the Perfect Christmas Theme

For some families there is constant competition from one year to the next to top the efforts of the hostess for the last season’s Christmas festivities and cooking. If you are looking for a great way to do just that when it is your turn to do the holiday cooking for the family how about …

Planet Tips and Tricks, Recipes

Five Simply Delicious Holiday Appetizers to Make your Trip Memorable

Christmas Holiday parties are wonderful but the vast array of rich and tempting foods can become a bit overwhelming. I have some recipes for this time of year that, while delicious, are not quite as rich as the standard fare. When asked to contribute a dish, I usually make one of these recipes. This way, …

Planet Tips and Tricks, Recipes

Tips on Cooking, Baking With Heart-Healthy Spreads

You may already know that heart-healthy margarine spreads such as flora buttery are great for topping foods to give them a tasty, buttery flavour. You may already know that heart-healthy margarine spreads are great for topping foods to give them a tasty, buttery flavor. But did you know that they are good for cooking and …

Home and Garden, Lifestyle, Money Saving, Planet Tips and Tricks, Recipes, Sustainable Living

Tips For Making Homemade Bread

There is nothing like homemade bread. Whether banana, Granary pumpkin, white or whole wheat, the smell of a fresh, hot loaf can’t be beat. I regularly bake my own fresh bread its so much more satisfying and much healthier than shop bought bread plus its not mass produced and you can regulate exactly what is …

Home and Garden, Sustainable Living

How to Pick the Right Greenhouse for Your Garden

How to Pick the Right Greenhouse for Your Garden If you want to live a more sustainable life, one of the big ideas is to grow some of your own food.  And the key to this, even with a small garden, is a greenhouse.  But how do you pick the right greenhouse for your needs …

Money Saving, Planet Tips and Tricks, Sustainable Living

Water Conservation: 10 Tips to Reduce Your Usage

Water Conservation: 10 Tips to Reduce Your Usage Water is a precious resource, and we must conserve it in every way possible. With the global population growing each day, water conservation is more important than ever before. Here are 10 tips to reduce your usage of water so that everyone on this planet can continue …

Planet Tips and Tricks, Sustainable Living

What is Sustainable Living and what can we do to be Green?

What is Sustainable Living and How does it Impact Global Warming? We all want to do our bit for reducing our damage to our planet here is why we should. The BBC News only yesterday evening (13/09/21) reported that the Global Temperature is rising some countries are seeing temperatures above 50 degrees centigrade. What is …