Category Archives: art

Creative and fun alternatives to plastic – Part 4

#plasticfree #tglassjars #recycle In our last ‘Creative & Fun Alternatives to Plastic’ series, we thought that the trusty old glass jar should get a mention. There are literally hundreds of ways you can recycle glass jars, but we found this … Continue reading

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Creative and fun alternatives to plastic – Part 3

#plasticfree #tincans #recycle If you have tin cans left over from soups or puddings, rather than putting them into the recycle bin, why not try making some gorgeous punched tea light holders?

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Creative and fun alternatives to plastic – Part 2

#plasticfree #toiltetrolls #recycle This week we found an artistic idea. The wall art above looks fabulous, right? Would you believe it, it’s made out of cardboard toilet rolls. I think we can all agree it looks brilliant! The How-To Gal … Continue reading

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Rock On

#loveontherockspoynton Someone has been busy! On our rounds at Layhead we came across this gorgeous rock hand painted by one of our guests. Thank you if it’s one of yours and you’re reading this article.

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Afternoon Tea

  Following on from our last blog, summer holidays are a time to make memories for the family which will be talked about for years to come. How about organising a special afternoon tea. If the sun is shining, why … Continue reading

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You Rock!

So far the summer weather this year has been fantastic for most of the UK, with long hot summer days (just like a certain generation can remember when we were growing up). Remember the 1955 and 1976 heatwaves? Or the … Continue reading

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Upcycle Projects

In our last blog we wrote about the use of plastic and the worldwide effect if we all don’t cut down on its use. We did some research on the internet and found that there are some fabulous recycling projects … Continue reading

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