Recycling Tips

Thinking more about what you throw away is one of the easiest ways to start being greener. You’re probably already sorting your plastics from your glass, but recycling can be so much more interesting than this. From light bulbs turned into plant holders to bath tubs transformed into book shelves, there are a million and one ways to reuse stuff or share it with others rather than throw it away. And all of them are guaranteed to help you pimp your crib without costing the earth. Check out our articles for inspiration below…

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Planet-saving papa Mark-Paul Gosselaar vs. Land Rover lover Reese Witherspoon

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This week, it’s judgement day for Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Reese Witherspoon…

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Work off those mince pies with Teeki

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The holidays are over *sad face*. And if you’re anything like us you may have over indulged just a tad. Teeki can help…

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COMP: Win a vintage winter clothing bundle

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This week, we’re giving away a bundle of vintage and charity shop goodies…

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How to lose those pounds and pinch those pennies: Make 2015 the greatest (and greenest) year ever with our top five New Year’s resolutions

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We’re keeping it nice and easy this year with our top five New Year’s resolutions – a list of simple things you can do that will have a big impact on your life (and Mother Nature too)…

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Cook once, eat twice! What to do with all those Christmas leftovers

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Think twice before you toss your Christmas leftovers today and save them for these tasty treats…

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PIMP YOUR LIFE: Who needs a white Christmas when you can turn almost anything into a snowman?

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This fortnight we have all the best snowman crafting ideas so you can have a white Christmas without having to break the bank (or harm the planet)…

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Time for a clear out? Make money from your pre-loved clothes with Threadflip

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Introducing Threadflip – a social marketplace for buying, selling, and discovering new, unique, and pre-loved fashion…

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How to make a purse out of an old cassette tape

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Turning old trash into new treasures…

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Beat the winter blues! 5 simple ways to make your day better

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Are you having a bad day? Try out some of these tips to cheer yourself up…

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The beginner’s guide to second-hand shopping (and getting amazing bargains)

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Not only is charity shopping eco-friendly, it’s also loads of fun. Check out our top tips…

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How to make your Halloween more treat than trick

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We’re sharing with you our best tips for an eco-friendly Halloween…

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GREEN DESIGN: Magic mushroom lamps and “edible houses”

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No we haven’t gone bonkers… find out more now…

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Finnair flies to New York partly fuelled by recycled cooking oil

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We were super pleased to hear that a Finnish airline ran a flight to New York earlier this month using recycled cooking oil…

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An upcycled bus becomes a mobile showering unit for the homeless

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If you love upcycling and stories that warm the heart, read on…

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Diesel from diapers and making upcycled instruments for bored elephants

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Recycling is key. Find out how you can go beyond just throwing your plastic in an orange bag…

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