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Long distance train travel: Sheffield to Girona by train

As access to other countries began to open up in September 2021 and Covid travel restrictions eased, we started to dream about long distance train travel. We wanted to spend long overdue time with friends in Catalonia, northern Spain, so we decided to plan a family holiday by train to Spain. Having briefly considered and …

Rainbow at Lauwersoog, NL. There's some hope for a better environment in the future if we make family life more eco.

10 easy ways to make family life more eco-friendly

Our aim is to celebrate how much joy we can bring in to our home through making family life more eco-friendly, rather than getting gloomy about being the mere drop in the ocean. We choose to recycle, but how much of our recycling actually gets reused? Or we choose local products, but they come wrapped …