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Granny’s top tips for May

Most people remember listening to their Grandmother and their many words of wisdom, so we recounted some of our Granny’s top tips for all things home and garden related. My Granny on buying lemons: ”If it feels light, don’t buy it. … Continue reading

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The Sod Show hits the headlines

Last week we shared the news about The Sodshow winning an award for best podcast at the Blog Awards Ireland 2012. Did you spot them in the paper?   We also got a lovely mention! We’re so proud to be … Continue reading

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Instant cosiness, just add a candle!

  We’ve been searching high and low trying to find a simple but beautiful project for the change of seasons! As you know we’re big fans of natural, home made, environmentally friendly, DIY projects and this is one we are … Continue reading

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Garlic I just love it. Don’t you?

You don’t tend to get kissed having eaten it, you won’t get bitten if you wear it, it helps cure the common cold and “they say” can help reduce cholesterol. I think people fall in to a love it or … Continue reading

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How to make your own Eggshell Seed Starters

When we saw this project, we knew we couldn’t keep it to ourselves! So we’ve found out how to make eggshell seed starters and we’ll show you how to make some of your own at home. So why make an … Continue reading

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Compost with ease, garden sacks that compost on your heap, in your bin or at the recycle centre!

  We launched our new compostable garden sacks this week.  We are delighted to add to our GreenSax compostable range with a natural edition of the heavy duty garden sacks. We took the kids up to the park to take … Continue reading

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Composting. What happens to GreenSax bags?

They break down. Unlike biodegradable which following years of processing break down to leave shards of plastic in our soil, GreenSax compostable bags return to the earth as compost. We will be putting up a post on a recent visit … Continue reading

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Smelly Dirty Brown Bins – A Compostable Solution

Does the above cartoon seem familiar? We were going to put up a real photograph of a badly maintained brown bin but the pictures were far too off-putting. According to our recent survey outlined in a previous blog here we … Continue reading

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I give in. I’m carving a pumpkin on Friday.

I’ve been busy, I work… a lot. Nowadays when I get home the kids, while not in bed are heading that way.  I have been asked and asked to carve a pumpkin, not something front of mind but this Friday … Continue reading

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Would you like GreenSax on the shelves where you shop?

We would like to think that people are starting to notice GreenSax. We hope you know we are the compostable brown bin liner and we really hope you know that the brown bin can ONLY use compostable bags. We also hope … Continue reading

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