OMG – CHRISTMAS IS NEARLY HERE!

Where has this year gone? If you are like me, you have been too busy to think about Christmas, and yet it is only a few weeks away. Yikes! I thought I better get my act together and started buying some presents this weekend, but the problem I have run into is what to get everyone? I’m sure I am not the only person who has this problem. So I started looking into what presents can I get that are either eco friendly, ethical or support developing communities. A few things I have come up with are: 1. Something from the garden If you have a garden or even if you don’t, one of the simplest but long lasting presents you can give a friend or family member is a potted plant. It will bring some green

Be Tech Savvy and not a Gadget dumpster

With the growing number of gadgets in every household, one must wonder what happens to them when they don’t work anymore or they become obsolete. With the fast pace of innovation, we all want the latest and the best, so what is done with the redundant models? Or have you even thought about it? I love technology and seeing the advancements we have made, but in recent years I have realised the waste that has comes with gathering new gadgets. So, I have looked at ways to make having gadgets eco-friendlier. Recycling There are a few recycling programs you should take advantage of. Many computer companies such as Dell, HP, Apple, Samsung and Canon will take your old laptop, computer or printers a