I have to admit that I have always looked at the convenience foods in supermarkets and wondered who on earth buys them. By convenience foods I mean things like ready sliced carrots and chilled mashed potato. Lately though, I’ve found or two of them sneaking into my trolley.

“A washing machine, a washing machine”.  I still remember my Dad singing that song, dressed as Widow Twankey in a community production of Aladdin when I was a child.  For some reason, my Dad always played the pantomime Dame.  Anyway, that’s beside the point really. We’ve just replaced[…]

We all know that we need to do more as a society to protect our environment, and many of us have a few ideas on how to go about it too.  In my experience, kids have some of the most creative ideas about how we can look after[…]