Using outputs from the house as inputs for the garden

Last week’s snow has all melted. I went out for a walk at lunchtime, without a coat, and didn’t freeze. There was even a few rays of sunshine. Today feels like a hint that spring might one day come to Brighton. The hyacinths and amaryllis are starting to bloom.   This is the time my attention turns … Continue reading

Making liquid hand soap

I came across this post on pinterest about how to make a gallon of liquid hand soap from one bar of soap, and decided to have a go.  I didn’t just want to make it out of a bar of soap, but instead some of those little bits of soap that get left over.  Why not turn … Continue reading