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 with her husband and a very bad dog.

3 Totally Awesome DIY Bike Lights

Glow Bike

Well Ta friggin DA! Try these easy-to-follow DIY upcycled bike light instruction guides and turn your doh! bike into a glow bike in just a couple of easy steps. LED, ELwire and solar powered!

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10 Ways to Get Rid of Slugs Naturally

slug trap

Slugs are amazing creatures, and cute too, until they are decimating my lettuce. While I don’t want them around, I shy away from anything chemical that will kill beneficial insects or make my garden toxic, so here are some tips for getting rid of your unwanted slimy slugs naturally.

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How to Stop Black Fly Bites from Itching

stop itchy bites

There are a ton of things you can do to alleviate the irritation of black fly bites and get outside for longer during the spring months. Here are a few of my own tried and tested natural cures for black fly bites.

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Ravishing DIY Beet Lipstick [Recipe]

DIY lipstick beets

We all know how unhealthy makeup is for us and for the poor animals on which it is tested. So make it your own damn self. The bunnies will thank you and your lips will be tantalizingly kissable.

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