1 year on! (Almost.)

I can’t believe it’s nearly a year since I started my plastic challenge. Time has certainly flown, to use an appropriately bird-related phrase. In celebration: here’s a photo of one of the most AMAZING adventures I had earlier this – a trip to the Bass Rock (world’s largest Northern gannet colony). For those who haven’t…

Step 5: Tumbling apples and crumbling oatcakes

So the next things on my list to buy are definitely re-usable fruit and veg bags. My last trip to the Co-op involved a precarious pile beside the self-serve check out, resulting in apples rolling onto the floor and one even ending up in the bin next to the check out. When I went to…

Why am I doing this?

Here are a few things about me. Most importantly, I love wildlife. I grew up in the countryside with lots of pets. From an early age I enjoyed learning about and spending time with animals, birds, insects. You name it, I liked hanging out with it. I’ve never grown out of that fascination and admiration…