zero waste

Is Zero Waste and Plastic Free the same thing?

Is Zero Waste and Plastic Free the same thing? So, is Zero Waste and Plastic Free the same thing?  The ...
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Los Canos de Meca Spain

Winter Sun in Los Canos de Meca, Spain

Los Canos de Meca We’ve had such a lovely Summer this year that we actually spent most of it in ...
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Shampoo Bar

Zero Waste Haircare – All you need to know about using a Shampoo Bar

Switching to Shampoo Bars So, you’ve decided to start your Zero Waste journey and one of the first things you ...
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Simpsons Sparkling Wine

Can’t Wait for Our Simpsons Sparkling Wine To Arrive

Naked Wines Archangels We’ve been members of Naked Wines virtually since they began in 2008. One of the things I ...
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homemade apple juice

Zero Waste Food, How We Make Fresh Homemade Apple Juice

Homemade Fresh Apple Juice We’re lucky enough to have two large apple trees in our garden.  One is a cooking ...
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National Trust 50 Things to Do Before You Are 11 ¾

5 Of Our Favourite Places To Go In October Half Term

October Half Term I can’t believe it is only 3 weeks until the October Half Term. It only seems as ...
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family dinner chicken stock

Zero Waste Food, How to Make Chicken Stock

Most Sundays G, Mr G and the boys come around for dinner. It’s lovely to have all the family together ...
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50 THINGS TO DO BEFORE YOU’RE 11 ¾ – PART 6

50 THINGS TO DO BEFORE YOU’RE 11 ¾ – PART 6

We love our National Trust family membership. It’s great fun going out for the day exploring, and with an annual ...
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Zero Waste Halloween

How to have a Fun Zero Waste Halloween

Zero waste Halloween Wow where did the Summer go?  We’re now well into September and the leaves are starting to ...
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mifold Grab and Go Car Seat Review

mifold Grab and Go Car Seat Review

Having 3 children all with different activities and friends can mean that sometimes 2 parents aren’t quite enough. Luckily for ...
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Grandkids Learning to Surf in Croyde Bay North Devon

Grandkids Learning to Surf in Croyde Bay North Devon

Surfing in Croyde Bay Last week I wrote about how the Boys enjoyed their Coasteering session in Croyde Bay, but ...
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Zero Waste Week 2018

Zero Waste Week 2018

Zero Waste Week 2018 We’re half way through this year’s Zero Waste Week which runs from the 3rd to 7th ...
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Hi, I’m Frankie and recently Retired (eeek, still getting used to that!).  This is my blog (Thoroughly Modern Grandma) about juggling life as a Wife, Mum & Grandma whilst trying to reduce our Waste and be a little kinder to our Planet.

I hope you enjoy reading it and if you want to find out a little bit more about me go to “About

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