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5 Highlights of 2018 We Shared With our Grandsons

2018 Highlights 2018 was another busy year and we managed to fit in lots of trips with our Grandsons, when ...
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Zero Waste Valentine's Day

How to Have a Zero Waste Valentine’s Day

How to Have a Zero Waste Valentine's Day No sooner have the Christmas Holidays finished and the shops have started ...
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3 Of My Favourite Zero Waste Blogs I Wrote in 2018

Why Did I Start Blogging About Zero Waste? When I retired in December 2017 and decided to start Blogging I ...
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Beeswax Wraps Plastic Free

How to Reduce Food Waste at Christmas

Food Waste In the UK at Christmas we produce a huge amount of food waste. ReFood say that “Wasted Christmas ...
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Sudio Tio

Sudio Tio In-Ear Earphones

Sudio Tio Wireless In-Ear Earphones We were asked by Sudio to test out a pair of their in-ear earphones a ...
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plastic free christmas crackers

How to Make Plastic Free Christmas Crackers

I'm really starting to get in the Christmas mood now.  Last weekend we went and chose our Christmas trees although ...
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Twig Star Christmas Decoration

How to Make a Twig Star Christmas Decoration

I love Christmas and I love decorating our house at Christmas.  I haven't actually changed very much with regards to ...
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Grandma of Boys

Being Grandma to Three Boys

Being Grandma It doesn’t seem possible that I’ve been a Grandma for almost 12 years. Grandson no 1 turned 11 ...
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Child's Bamboo Toothbrush

Zero Waste Oral Care

In my Blog about Easy Zero Waste Bathroom Swaps I touched on some swaps for Zero Waste Oral Care but ...
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Zero Waste Friendly Christmas Wrapping

Zero Waste Friendly Christmas Wrapping

I love Christmas and I love choosing presents to give to friends and family. Part of the fun is spending ...
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Our Unforgettable Trip to Lapland

Lapland I love Christmas and I’ve always wanted to go to Lapland to visit Father Christmas. We didn’t manage to ...
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Why I Decided To Set Up My Own Online Zero Waste Shop

Why I Decided To Set Up My Own Online Zero Waste Shop

It all started with blogging In December last year (2017) I decided to retire from Transport for London. I loved ...
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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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