Phew! I managed to catch St Albans Farmers’ Market just before another lockdown was announced. I discovered three delicious foods which will become regular additions to my pantry – chestnut honey, chilli cheese and chilli vodka. Of course this Christmas will be different for us all, but at least we can cherish happy memories from [...]
Christmas can be a bit of an environmental disaster - here's 5 easy tips to help Buy trees for last minute gifts: there are lots of places online that you can have trees planted for a donation. A lovely thought, lovely for wildlife and lovely for the planet. Banish food waste: Xmas is the biggest time of year for [...]
Kate Swindells, founder of the St.Albans Mums Eco Team facebook group, shares some hints and tips about eco-presents that even kids will like, avoiding all that plastic stuff and other ways to transform your Xmas.
Lydia and Kathy try and get a word in as the kids take over the studio in the annual Christmas special, including a live interview with Santa Claus!
Susheel Rao of Our Planet Our Future talks us through her 12 days of Sustainable Christmas Presents all lovely (and great for last minute inspiration!) and Heather Fowler of The Green Kitchen has top tips for making all that yummy Christmas food just a bit more planet friendly.
Emma Tyers from Plastic Free St.Albans and Tania Trovatello of The Refill Pantry share some great tips on how to get your festive season off to a sustainable start. From calendars to Christmas trees and canapes to crafternoons, there’s plenty to green up your festive fun.