The World’s Most Sustainable Bottle – Launches Today!

Two graduates embarked on a mission to craft the world’s first reusable bottle made from plant-based materials, using naturally grown wheat straw and bamboo. Creating their company S’wheat, they managed to create the world’s most sustainable bottle, designed in and inspired by the diverse Scottish mountain ranges, mist-filled lochs, and ancient forests. And today – 19th May 2021 – you…

Donating Clothes during Lockdown

Some of us may be using this most recent lockdown as a chance to de-clutter. I’ve seen lots of recent queries and posts online asking about how to donate when charity shops are closed. So I thought I’d take the opportunity to share my favourite charity shop with you – White Rose – who accept…

Christmas Charity Gifts & Donations

Christmas has become a very commercial time of year – we buy things we know are not really needed, to give to someone who doesn’t really need them. Of course, it’s great to get presents, but it’s also great to make someone else’s Christmas a special as yours. Someone who may not be able to…

Random Causes… Giving Tuesday

A global event, new to the UK this year, Giving Tuesday is the chance to give back, after spending and splurging on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Did you save any of your budget this weekend? Did you cut back on what you purchased and only buy what you needed? Perhaps you resisted the urge…

A Cause for Cats… International Cat Day!

International Cat Day. ‘But isn’t every day cat day?’ Those of you who have the pleasure of living with cats probably know exactly what I mean. You don’t own your house, the cat does. You don’t run your life, the cat does. You spend each and every day pampering your well deserving Kitty, and who…