Life in the green house|
On 02/09/2011 in Interiors
A family’s quest to create an energy-efficient abode has not only proved to be eco-friendly, but family-friendly, too…
-efficient north London homes being opened up to the public. When I warned my husband, Pete, about the need to be up by 10am he was aghast. “You mean we live in a show home?” he guffawed, looking around the piles of boxes, newspapers, curtains, children’s toys
Five really wild books about nature|
On 19/04/2012 in Books
Inspire your child's love of wildlife with these green reads
Swirl by Swirl, Spirals in Nature by Joyce Sidman (£11.99, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)A simple and elegant book, linking together many different facets of the natural world through a common pattern of swirls. From snail's shells to entire galaxies, Sidman's swirling text dances am...