Reports show that more people are recycling, unfortunately, there is also an increase in rejected recycling. So what items and materials can be recycled? In the UK, a recent survey showed a remarkable 99% of British people are ‘actively recycling’. This is a huge number and shows that concern over climate change and plastic pollution is finally hitting home. But there are still problems. Although more and more of us are now getting the recycling message, it seems we don’t know what can be recycled
Herbs add extra flavor and interest to dishes but can be expensive to buy. If you haven’t got a garden, you might want to know how to grow herbs indoors. Luckily, it’s not difficult, so long as you pick the right herbs and follow our tips. So, whether you want some mint for a lamb roast or parsley for a piece of fish, here’s a small guide to growing herbs indoors (and in your backyard too). The first thing you need to know is which
Below you will find some simple decorating tips you can use to bring coziness and warmth into your home, no matter how big it is. Have you ever walked into a room and felt right at home? Even if it isn’t a place you’ve ever visited before, like a hotel. Even though it’s an unfamiliar place, it feels so comfy and cozy. Have you ever wondered how that feeling can be achieved? It can be accomplished very easily with some simple decorating tips. It is
As we all know only too well by now, living a healthy lifestyle is key to a life with minimal stress and maximum happiness. So how to live a healthy lifestyle and how to achieve a balance in your life? For some top tips about changes you can make to your daily routine and how you can get a better work-life balance in your life, read on and make this your best year yet. Even small steps can have big effects Anyone who has ever
China is one of the oldest civilizations in the world. That it has seen the development of ancient inventions isn't surprising. Chinese inventions receive little mention in texts, although they have shaped the world as we know it. We explain why and introduce some of them in this article. 15 Ancient Chinese Inventions That Are Still Used Today The inventions mentioned below are commonplace, so you may be surprised that they were in existence so long ago. Innovation was the trademark of ancient Chinese Civilization.
When you hear about air pollution, you usually associate it with outdoor air. But what about the indoor air pollution? The air quality indoors at home, in the office, or in other buildings is even poorer than the air outdoors, according to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This is where indoor air pollution comes into play. Your home may be polluted by volatile chemicals from cleaners and perfumes, lead in dust, fire-retardants, formaldehyde, and other pollutants from carpet cleaners, furniture, paint, mattress, electronics,
If you've never heard of the Hygge lifestyle, the Hygge is a Danish lifestyle that illuminates the soul. The Hygge lifestyle is anti-depressive and super efficient. It seems that Denmark is the happiest country in the world. However, when we know the weather of the country, we wonder how people keep up the morale. The answer is thanks to the Hygge lifestyle! So What Is The Hygge? The Hygge, according to Meik Wiking, an author of The Book of Hygiene, is a philosophy of life
Unhappy marriage signs are what some never envisage for their marriage. When a couple gets married, they usually aspire to do so for life - or at least for a long time. Sometimes your desire is fulfilled, but in others, everything goes overboard simply because of unhappy marriage signs and the relationship that was once promising, unfortunately, comes to an end. What did I do wrong? What is not wrong? These are questions that surely cross the mind of at least one of the members