Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Seasonal food in December

Tips from Friends of the Earth
Seasonal treats this month include Jerusalem artichokes, kale, beetroot and parsnips. As well as the veg, look out for apples, pears and chestnuts.
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Friday, 14 November 2014

Get your Christmas Bee Saver Kit

Tips from Friends of the Earth
Looking for a special Christmas gift? Our limited edition Christmas Bee Saver Kit is packed with everything you need to help our buzzy little friends, and makes a memorable present for friends or family. If you'd like one yourself, drop a heavy hint to Santa!
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Monday, 10 November 2014

Success! We have a Bee Action Plan

Tips from Friends of the Earth
We did it! Today, the Government finally launched a National Pollinator Strategy. Your support for our Bee Cause campaign has played a vital role in helping secure this - so a massive thank you. The NPS is a great starting point, but there's still room for improvement.
Let's celebrate and carry on helping bees.

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Sunday, 9 November 2014

Eco-friendly cards and gifts

Tips from Friends of the Earth
Make an eco-friendly start to your Christmas shopping, and browse Friends of the Earth Shop for our cards and gifts inspired by nature. Get free P&P on all orders over £30 with code XMASCARD14 (ends midnight, Wed 5 Nov).

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Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Shabby shoes?

Tips from Friends of the Earth
If your favourite boots or shoes are showing their age, don't recycle them just yet. Ask your local cobbler or shoe repairer if they can help. Besides replacing heels and soles, they can do all sorts of minor alterations - and quite often, they can also repair other leather goods like bags and belts.
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Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Cracking ways to use eggshells

Tips from Friends of the Earth
Whether you enjoyed a humble fried egg sarnie, or a more adventurous eggy creation, during British Egg Week, most of us toss the shells in the compost bin without a second thought.
Next time, consider these 9 unusual uses for eggshells.

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Sunday, 12 October 2014

Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas: An Understated, Eclectic Fall Mantel

From HomeDepot blog
  “When it comes to decorating, don’t ever be afraid to mess around with something you see in the store,” is some of the best decor advice you’ll ever hear. Adrianne Lentine said that, and as you’ll see, she puts the idea in practice with her Thanksgiving decorating ideas. Adrianne authors the DIY and decor blog [...]
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Saturday, 11 October 2014

5 ways to love your eggs

Tips from Friends of the Earth
1 million eggs. That's how many we throw away every day in the UK. And that's just in our homes. As it's British Egg Week, it seems like a good time to show them a bit more love. Try these 5 tips to make the most of your eggs

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Outdoor Fall Harvest Party Ideas With a Classic Americana Style

From HomeDepot blog
Crisp fall air and expectations of the coming holiday season creates a great atmosphere for an fall harvest party. Kristin Cadwallader, the creative mind behind Bliss at Home, has styled an outdoor fall harvest party to remember.  This is part of our ongoing Halloween Style Challenge series here on The Home Depot Blog. We sent Home [...]
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Friday, 10 October 2014

How to store apples

Tips from Friends of the Earth
Autumn is the time for harvesting apples so if you have plenty, try storing some for the winter. You can wrap unbruised ones individually in newspaper and store in a cool but frost-free garage or shed. Get more advice from the Royal Horticultural Society and Gardeners' World.
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Wednesday, 8 October 2014

Foods in season in October

Tips from Friends of the Earth
Enjoy some fantastic autumn flavours during October, including pears, plums and chestnuts, as well as beetroot, cabbage and globe artichokes.
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Tuesday, 7 October 2014

Great apple recipes for autumn

Tips from Friends of the Earth
If you've had a bumper harvest, or you have a neighbour who has, chances are you'll be wondering what to do with a load of apples. Discover hundreds of seasonal dessert ideas on allrecipes.com, and both sweet and savoury on BBC Food
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Sunday, 5 October 2014

Fall Decorating Ideas Coming in Halloween Style Challenge

From HomeDepot blog
Get ready for some extraordinary Halloween and fall decorating ideas in the 2014 edition of The Home Depot Blog’s Halloween Style Challenge series. We have some super talented designers and DIYers lined up to share their Halloween and harvest ideas for the dining room, fireplace mantel and outdoor decorating– all using Home Depot products as [...]
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Natural appeal

Tips from Friends of the Earth
For a bit of zest in your cooking, add some peel. Wash unwaxed oranges or lemons, and remove peel with a sharp vegetable peeler. Dry on a tray in the oven, after you've switched it off after a baking session. Store in a jar when cool. Use chopped up for flavouring cakes, puddings, stuffings or even tea.
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Saturday, 27 September 2014

Natural appeal

Tips from Friends of the Earth
For a bit of zest in your cooking, add some peel. Wash unwaxed oranges or lemons, and remove peel with a sharp vegetable peeler. Dry on a tray in the oven, after you've switched it off after a baking session. Store in a jar when cool. Use chopped up for flavouring cakes, puddings, stuffings or even tea.
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Friday, 26 September 2014

Save our beavers

Tips from Friends of the Earth
Beavers are good news for the environment - they can reduce flooding, and can boost fish stocks and biodiversity. But the Government plans to remove them from the River Otter in Devon.
Find out why we think their plan may be illegal and how you can help.

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Thursday, 25 September 2014

Create a garden pile

Tips from Friends of the Earth
Now's a good time to prepare for wildlife that might come and hibernate in your garden over the winter, such as frogs and hedgehogs. Put an uneven pile of logs in a quiet corner, for small animals to get cosy. Even a pile of stones will offer shelter to a range of insects and spiders.
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Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Saturday, 20 September 2014

Soothe coughs naturally

Tips from Friends of the Earth
For a cheaper and natural alternative to shop-bought cough medicine, soothe sore throats with an infusion of organic honey and lemon in hot water. The honey will relieve irritation and has valuable antimicrobial properties. Read more honey tips and remedies.
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Friday, 19 September 2014

Meat-free Monday

Tips from Friends of the Earth
Eating less, and better, meat is an easy way to reduce our impact on the climate - and it just got even easier with the Meat Free Monday climate pledge. Our campaigner Vicki explains why she's pledging (with her celebrity pals) before the UN climate summit.
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Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Tractor Tipped Over Tees

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Disney's Cars

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Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Vintage Bus Road Sign Refrigerator Magnets

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Vintage Bus Road Sign

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Tractor Tipped Over Shirts

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Disney's Cars

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Vintage Camping Sign Post Cards

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Vintage Camping Sign

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Tractor Tipped Over T-shirts

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I (heart) PAy Tote Bags

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Government shutdown? Pennsylvania wants cash. It looks like a tourist shirt, but up close "I [heart] PA" actually reads "I love PAy". A $100 dollar bill with Ben Franklin adorns the inside of the large, red heart. Pennsylvania wants cash - bucks, dough, benjis, dineros, greenbacks! The two-letter postal code of each US state is used to spell another word. Designs by The Zeitgeber Enzyme

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Monday, 18 August 2014

Vintage Camping Sign Postcard

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Vintage Camping Sign

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TIP YOUR BARTENDER! - White Letter... - Customized T Shirts

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The classic t-shirt, made specifically for women. Pre-shrunk, 5.0 ounce 100% super-soft cotton, baby jersey knit. Coverstitched 3/4" bottom hem and sleeve opening. Custom contoured fit. Made by Bella. Sizes run extremely small. Order 1 to 2 sizes larger than normal. Imported. (starting at $17.95) NOTE: Some light colored t-shirts will not show white lettering.

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Vintage Campfire Sign Post Cards

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Vintage Campfire Sign

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Sunday, 17 August 2014

Vintage Campfire Sign Round Sticker

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Vintage Campfire Sign

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TYB Can't Tip T-shirts

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Official Tip Your Bartender Merchandise.

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Vintage Campfire Sign Button

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Vintage Campfire Sign

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Nothing Tips Like A Cow T Shirt

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Nothing Tips Like A Cow

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Saturday, 16 August 2014

Traffic Safety Cone Refrigerator Magnets

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A bright orange traffic safety cone on a matching striped background. Check out the other products with this design below.






















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Friday, 15 August 2014

Traffic Safety Cone Round Stickers

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A bright orange traffic safety cone on a matching striped background. Check out the other products with this design below.






















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