This morning Jaimie and I were delighted to return to Newbyres Nursery to cook up some scary treats with the 2-3 year olds. In June this year, we provided them with some potato sacks, compost and seed potatoes. To our delight, the … [Read more...] about Halloween Tattie Scones at Newbyres Nursery
As you know in our quest to encourage as many people as possible to travel with the planet in mind we have been running a regular buggy walk group for local mums and babies. We have been told again and again by mums that they can find it a real … [Read more...] about Baby slings and things
The first rule of Supper Club is there are no rules! In the evening of the last Saturday of each month a group of locals bring together ingredients from home, usually food that might otherwise be wasted, and see what delicious food we can make … [Read more...] about Sustainable Supper Club Rules!
On the 15th of October Michaela and I joined the Midlothian Science Festival for their Sport and Exercise Day at Newbattle High. We were demonstrating combustion and how our bodies burn fuel to give us energy to do work. The fuel in this … [Read more...] about Greening Gorebridge at Midlothian Science Festival
We have now reached the halfway point of our first block of cooking classes. There have been many delicious meals cooked, lentil soup and garlic bread, pasta alla Norma with a green salad, frittata with a roasted vegetable salad and most recently … [Read more...] about Vegetarian cooking = Finding a love of new foods while helping the planet
We are very excited about the fact that Greening Gorebridge started collecting uniforms at the beginning of June just before schools closed for the summer holidays. Linda, who works at the Trust Office, has been tirelessly washing, ironing and … [Read more...] about Greening Gorebridge Uniform Exchange