Freaks of Nature Thursdays: Weird Weather

Green living: Mammatus Clouds photo by Share 2 Aware

Breast clouds, fish rain and sailing stones. Do you want your mind blown? Then read on brave adventurer… Nature is often odd, sometimes strange and regularly downright weird. Here are some freaky natural phenomenon some which can be explained and some of which, well….

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Earthquake in Nepal: Ways to Give

Nepal disaster donations

The devastation and loss in the Nepal earthquake seems to know no bounds. With the death toll at a staggering 4,000 and rising with many areas still out of contact, our hearts go out to those who are suffering. The best way to help is to donate much-needed funds to assist with relief efforts. You want to know that your money is going where it is needed, so here are some vetted charities where you can donate to the Nepalese disaster relief efforts.

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Upcyled, Recycled and Repurposed Pallets

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Pallets provide the perfect, cheap, natural material to create beautiful upcycled things for your home and family. Get inspiration for your summer projects from these amazing recycled pallet ideas.

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Green Guide to Mother’s Day

Mothers day gift ideas

Your mum is the bomb diggity and we know how much she does for you. This Mother’s Day make sure she gets spoiled rotten and feels appreciated too. You can avoid adding to mum’s carbon footprint with these eco-friendly Mother’s Day gift ideas that are kind on Mother Nature and your wallet too.

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Make Your Own Air Fresheners (From Vodka!)

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Air fresheners are just chemical concoctions which we use to mask our already unsanitary indoor atmosphere. The most pressing problem with air fresheners is that they don’t freshen air. Here are some easy DIY fresheners that will leave your home smelling great.

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Winter Gearapalooza Gear Review [Photos]

Patagonia Capilene

As you know, our gear reviews aren’t sponsored; we do get a lot of gear and, quite frankly, we test the hell out of it. This year was no exception and we took our gear to Finland where it was subjected to everything from reindeer safaris to dog sledding. Here are the bits and bobs that crack the nod.

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