Author Archives: Nikki Fotheringham

About Nikki Fotheringham

Nikki is an author and writer specializing in green living ideas and tips, adventure travel, upcycling, and all things eco-friendly. She's traveled the globe, swum with sharks and been bitten by a lion (fact). She lives in a tiny town with a fat cat and a very bad dog.

Great Alternatives to Christmas Cards

Eco-friendly Christmas

We all love getting things in the mail and at Christmas, those beautiful greeting cards are no exception. Unfortunately the carbon footprint of your kind festive thoughts is pretty overwhelming and there are some awesome alternatives to the boring old holiday greeting card.

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19 Upcycled Christmas Ornaments You can Make Yourself!

Upcycled Christmas Tree Ornaments

Avoid spending money on holiday decorations this year and make your own DIY Christmas ornaments. You can have fun with the family and create memories that you can keep on your tree every year. These amazing upcycled Christmas decoration ideas are easy and fun!

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35 DIY Christmas Trees made from Recycled Materials

Recycled Christmas trees

31 Recycled and upcycled alternatives to traditional Christmas trees. Reuse old junk, create a beautiful festive feeling and save a Christmas tree from the chop! The tree will make up for the rest of your Christmas carbon footprint too.

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Top Garden Projects for this Winter

gardening for beginners

Winter isn’t typically the time when you think of getting out in the garden, but there’s a lot you can do now to get your outdoor space ready for the spring and summer months.

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