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.

20 DIY Upcycled Christmas Decorations

Candy Cane decoration ideas

DIY recycled Christmas decorations for your tree, home and table for a green home this festive season. Use things you already have to create the ultimate green Christmas which saves you money and the planet too!

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17 Essential Fall Camping Tips

camping recipes

That chill in the air shouldn't put you off the great outdoors, it should encourage more evenings around warm campfires and sleeping bag snuggles. Still, it is chilly, and a cold snap could be dangerous so use common sense and take these cold weather camping tips to heart.

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31 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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Make Your Own Herbal First Aid Kit

backcountry camping tips

When it comes to spending time in the wilderness, it pays to be prepared. Herbal remedies are ideal for treating a wide variety of non-life-threatening injuries and inconveniences when you're backcountry adventuring.

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What’s the Best way to Wash Fruit and Veggies?

camping tips

Just holding your fruits and veggies under a running tap doesn't always cut the mustard. Pesticides and fungicides are designed to stick to produce, even in inclement weather, so if you want your fresh goodies to be chemical free, it's going to take a little more work.

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