Monthly Archives: February 2012

DIY: Ecological washing-up liquid

Today, I am going to explain how you can make your own cheap* and ecological washing-up liquid. Ingredients Water Sodium bicarbonate Marseille soap – As this product is quite expensive in Ireland I currently replace it by Sonett Curd Soap … Continue reading

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DIY: Striped scarf

Learning how to knit was one of my 2011’s new year resolutions. I have finally finished my first scarf  – my second knitted item after a knitted cat – and here is a tutorial for knitting dummies! If you are … Continue reading

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Reduce, Reuse: Handmade ring and bracelet

A month ago, I bought my first sewing machine – a nice Brother machine from the mid-90’s. I haven’t managed to get it to work properly yet but here is an easy tutorial for sewing dummies! I love charity shops, … Continue reading

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Winter recipes: Savoury vegetables loaf

Finding fresh inspiration for cooking can be challenging. Here is a nice, cheap and vegetarian winter recipe. Ingredients: – 3 eggs – 150 grams of flour – 1 sachet of bread yeast – 8 cl. of vegetable oil (sunflower or … Continue reading

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DIY: Natural Mouthwash

Using a mouthwash is part of a daily routine of oral hygiene. However, lots of them are full of chemicals such as limonene and PEG. Making your own mouthwash is cheap and simple. You can find lots of mouthwash recipes … Continue reading

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