11 Tips For Avoiding Plastics

Consider buying foods in glass or metal containers. Give up the habit of eating canned foods linked to BPA, eat fresh produce instead. Check if the product contains BPA and other toxic chemicals when purchasing stuff, especially whenever plastic cannot be avoided. Avoid giving young children plastic teethers or toys. Do not heat food in…

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The Curse of Plastics and Chemicals

Infertility in our Midst The other day I read a very alarming article about infertility and the low sperm count for men, and while I’m not sure if plastic is entirely to blame it sure goes a long way. The frightening thing is that it’s not just a recent problem but it has been happening…

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A solution To Oceans of Plastic

A Solution To Oceans of Plastic by Young People… Those like Boyan Slat, and I believe there are many more young people who care very much about our world, and more importantly our human race being destroyed by plastic. I am so heartened by an article I read about this young man from the Netherlands…who…

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Savoury Birthday Cake

OK, so this cake is not entirely healthy but we have to break out now and then especially at birthday times… so recently, I made a beautiful savoury birthday cake for a friend, if I may say so myself… I was elected to bake for her by some of our Maj Jong team mates and…

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Compostables and Biodegradables

First off I’d just like to say that I don’t know why it’s taking so long for people to accept compostable and biodegradable plastic bags…compostable bin liners, coffee pods and coffee cups. I have received biodegradable bags, coffee pods and cups from time to time but why not all the time… I also think it’s possible to return…

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A Plastic Free world!

A Practical Guide to Kicking Your Plastic Addiction! There is a an old saying,“it’s an ill wind that blows nobody good” and so it was, that Beth Terry came to write about her topic namely making our world plastic free. The constant use of plastic food containers in particular is a real bugbear of mine.…

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