Passive Solar Home

Passive Solar Home

We see articles about why you should build your next home as passive solar. But no one talks about why you absolutely should not. If you are like any of these people, you won’t be happy with your new home. Says Keith Hutchings, Founder The Comfortable Home Project. If...
I’ve got too much stuff, I need help!

I’ve got too much stuff, I need help!

What brings people to this point of overload varies for everyone, in this blog let’s explore why we accumulate stuff  and the benefits for letting go of stuff.  Borrowing from the The 10R’s© Rethink- it’s time to ask yourself a few questions Does my...
How to Achieve a Zero Waste Lifestyle

How to Achieve a Zero Waste Lifestyle

Thrilled to be asked by Cassandra Rosas Porch.com to contribute our thoughts and practices to reduce waste and move towards a sustainable lifestyle. Starting to have a more sustainable lifestyle is of great importance nowadays, especially considering all the...
How to become a mindful consumer

How to become a mindful consumer

Concerned about the environmental impact of mindless consumption and want to move towards more mindful consumption, but don’t know where to start? With Earth Overshoot Day moving up and down the calendar, it is a reminder that we are living beyond what our planet can...
Sustainable home styling tips

Sustainable home styling tips

One aspect to creating a sustainable home is how we furnish and style our home, by we reusing what we have we save money, when we repurpose things we extend their life of them and when we repair our beloved pieces we are rewarded not only with a home that reflects our...
Downsizing -7 Top Tips to sell Antiques

Downsizing -7 Top Tips to sell Antiques

When it comes to ethically decluttering and downsizing, antiques are often considered difficult to donate and sell, rather than see these classic pieces go to landfill it was time to call on our experts. Whether you are buying or selling antiques, it’s a good idea to...