Silent Sunday

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Letting go – again

At six and and a half, he still doesn’t know about sex, or Syria, or cancer, or calories.  Though he has a reasonable knowledge of dinosaurs, earthquakes and volcanoes, and occasionally worries that one or all of them could pose a threat. He used to want to drive a dustbin lorry. But now, when he grows up he wants to be one … [Read more...]

How (not) to compost

Compost Bin

Compost bins have gone high tech. There are hot bins, solar powered bins, even diamante ones. Ok, so I made that one up. But given the price tag of the others, I thought I’d try and cobble one together out of old wood. I printed instructions from Garden Organic, then left them lying around the kitchen, hoping Unhusband would … [Read more...]