Ask Kirk – Ants, Rice and All Things Nice

Since starting the blog I regularly get people asking me questions about natural alternatives to products they use, or about something they have read in the news that has worried them. I have had these stored up in my mind but have been side-tracked by slugs, plastic and the allotment. But now it is time to stop being self indulgent and I have created a regular blog slot called ‘Ask Kirk’ where I attempt to answer your questions.

Today I will be tackling the following conundrums: how to get rid of ants without resorting to chemicals; what is the deal with arsenic in rice; and is there a natural way to deal with oily hair.

So, fasten your seatbelts and get ready for the first ‘Ask Kirk’ blog post.

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Guest Post – Eating Healthily on a Budget

Today’s post comes courtesy of Nicola, a health and fitness enthusiast from London. Nicola is the founder of Nics Healthy Life and has kindly agreed to share some tips on how to eat healthily on a budget.

This post is very timely for me as trying to change my eating habits without blowing the bank balance is one of the things that I struggle with and I sometimes find the costs of healthy alternatives prohibitive. It looks like that excuse will have to go though following Nicola’s tips.

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