Back to School? – But not all children are so fortunate

The summer holidays have started, and almost as soon as they do you’ll start seeing all sorts of ‘Back to School’ messages, promotions and things to buy. When I was at school nothing beat the excitement of the long, long summer holidays, at the beginning it seemed like they would go on forever and school became a distant memory very quickly. I used to get very annoyed to see back to school promotions in shops sometimes only a week after school had broken up, and they became even more depressing as the seemingly endless summer holidays were coming to a close, I didn’t need to be reminded of this fact! But it’s easy to take school for granted, whilst it may have seemed like a chore to go to, many children around the world don’t get this same chance and would love to have the same opportunities. For parents it’s also easy to take it for granted that your child will have the chance of a good education and the opportunity to go on to further study for find a job after this. This is not something the Dalit people of India can expect.

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How to Create a Sustainable Wardrobe

The choices we make day to day impact our planet. There are a limited number of resources available and the Earth is only able to put up with a particular amount of greenhouse gases in order to stay healthy. It can sometimes be hard to identify ways in which you can be sustainable, so it’s better to focus on one area at a time. Follow these tips on how to create sustainable wardrobe to get you started.

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Christmas Gifts for Her

Christmas is only getting closer, and while most of us might have our gifts wrapped and ready to give, there are always those last minute decisions to make. If you’re looking for something to buy for the women in your life, take a look at our favourite picks, and don’t forget to order by the 19th to guarantee Christmas delivery. Continue reading Christmas Gifts for Her

Suma Product Recall

Suma Product Recall

Suma Organic Bolognese Pasta Sauce 340g VF191 Barcode: 5017601034391 BB Feb 2020

As a precaution Suma are recalling their Organic Bolognese Pasta Sauce due to the possibility of glass contamination.

Please return any jars with the BB Feb 2020 to Natural Collection for credit.

Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

For queries please contact 01422 313871 email qc@suma.coop

 

Sustainable Nappies from Eco by Naty

Choosing the right nappies for your little one is important. Babies are so delicate and prone to rashes and often times it’s due to the chemical ingredients of cheap nappies. The nappy range from Eco by Naty has been designed to not only work without the toxic chemicals, but also lower your carbon footprint in the process. Continue reading Sustainable Nappies from Eco by Naty

Here’s to a Happy and Healthy New Year

The new year is a time for new beginnings, a great time to start fresh. Over Christmas we all indulge – sometimes we overindulge – but as soon as January comes around it’s time to reset. Personally I have the same goals every new year – to eat healthier and exercise more, and they are the same goals because I’m terrible at sticking to them.

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Ethical Christmas shopping guide – Great gifts for him

Natural Collection doesn’t just make sure to stock ethically-minded products; we strive to stock a varied selection of ethically-minded products to help give people more options.This thinking carries over to the Christmas season, where we’re prepared with a wealth of goodies that would make fine additions under any Christmas tree. For men, we have plenty of gifts for him, including stylish clothes, delicious spices, cool accessories and more beard oils than you can shake a razor at. Continue reading Ethical Christmas shopping guide – Great gifts for him