Earth to you

Life on the farm. Life in the kitchen. Life made simple.

Life made simple

Life made simple

5 Plants and Flowers that will Help You Sleep Better.

House plants are your friend. They'll even help you sleep better at night.

11th May 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

She Knows What to Expect on Mother's Day.

Ideas for a more unusual Mothers Day - get that bond stronger than ever, and remind her who's the imaginative one in the family.

10th May 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

I Can't Live With This Mess Anymore.

De-cluttering is calming and motivating: to give your space a purging, for once and for all, follow some advice from a book written by a professional on the subject.

3rd May 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

How many bulbs does it take?

If you’re being water-wise (always a good idea), then how about planting indigenous bulbs? Now's the time.

28th Apr 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

Save. Every. Drop.

Conserve water like life depends on it -because it does. Common sense rules.

26th Apr 2017
Life in the Kitchen

Life in the Kitchen

Cauliflower and quinoa chowder gets our soup spoon tapping.

This comforting cauliflower chowder contains hummus, nuts, quinoa and garlic, for wonderful, warming flavour.

25th Apr 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

A gentle chaos.

While some might see Autumn as the shutting down of summertime, food writer Nigel Slater describes the season as a ‘A Gentle Chaos’.

21st Apr 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

It's time to swop blooms for greens.

Bye bye blooms, hello greens: bring foliage into your living space this season.

20th Apr 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

Hygge. The feel-good philosophy from Denmark.

'Hygge' is a Danish word: it's is all about warmth, comfort and simplicity. It’s about slowing down and enjoying the company of family or a few friends.

18th Apr 2017
Life made simple

Life made simple

It's Easter - get cracking.

Take time out this weekend to make your own hand-painted things of beauty - like these marbled indigo eggs.

14th Apr 2017