RSPCA Animal Welfare Charity

February 23, 2014 by  
Filed under Charity

The horrendous weather conditions that have affected the UK recently have meant that there are many animals in need of rescue. The RSPCA, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, has received thousands of calls from people concerned about the plight of animals in flood areas.

The Green Desks Initiative

TGF recently discovered the fantastic ‘Green Desks’ Initiative, which seeks to help protect one of the most bio-diverse and increasingly threatened areas on the planet namely the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve in Mexico.  The Reserve is home to over 800 species of plants, 124 species of fungi, 550 species of vertebrates and many endangered species […]

Michiko Kimono Dress in Liberty Print Cherry

June 12, 2013 by  
Filed under Babies & Toddlers

The collection’s signature style, the Michiko, is a kimono-based design, made in England using Liberty® Art Fabrics. The innovative wrap-design allows the Michiko to grow with the child, giving years of wear as a dress and then many more as a top, season after season. Made from 100% softest Liberty® Tana Lawn cotton print fabric […]

Make your life ‘Greener’ with TGF’s fantastic Eco Tips!

Here at TGF we are always looking for ways to help you and your family lead a greener life. There is often a false misconception that obtaining greener lifestyles is complex, time consuming and costly, however TGF have discovered dozens of simple, quick and cheap (often free) ways of doing so! Take a look below […]

Introducing the Latest Programs and Events from Embercombe!

January 29, 2013 by  
Filed under Charity, Events, Family, Lifestyle, Things To Do

TGF fully support the great initiatives created by Embercombe and therefore wanted to inform you all about some of their fantastic new schemes. Embercombe is a charity and social enterprise established to champion a way of living that celebrates the opportunities inherent in the challenging times of today. This year the charity has created a […]

7 habits of a highly efficient volunteer

January 16, 2013 by  
Filed under Charity, Featured Posts, Things To Do

Volunteering abroad offers travellers an experience which is both rewarding and worthwhile. Not only do you get to visit a different country and culture, but you’re also in a position to make a real difference to the lives of people who live there. However, volunteer placements can be challenging and demanding, and some people are […]

New Year’s Resolution? Recycle Waste Packaging with TerraCycle

January 2, 2013 by  
Filed under Green Reading, Recycle Now

The new year beckons and as the clock strikes midnight, millions of people will say goodbye to the last 12 months to welcome in the New Year. Many people will be making New Year’s resolutions. These will range from anything from losing weight to changing career. Why not help the environment and make an easy […]

Green People Proudly Support Bliss

August 17, 2012 by  
Filed under Babies & Toddlers, Charity, Family

TGF are big fans of Green People and their beautiful organic body care products. Green People have an extensive range of natural products – shampoos, face creams, sun lotions and body washes to name just a few – with the company being one of the biggest names in organic beauty in the United Kingdom. When […]

TerraCycle and Activia Launch the Top of the Pots Collection Contest

TGF are excited to announce that TerraCycle and Activia are launching a Top of the Pots Collection Contest, with a combined 38,500 TerraCycle points (worth £385) in prizes to be won! If you are interested – Read more and learn about how you can get involved. Every active Activia Yogurt Brigade location is automatically entered […]

Guest Post: Angelina Jolie Launches Own Jewellery Collection

July 21, 2012 by  
Filed under Charity, Clothing, Family, Guest Posts, Jewellery

Perhaps, just as famous as her glamorous acting career and relationship with heartthrob, Brad Pitt, is Angelina’s charity work.  Spanning the past decade, she has been presented a number of awards for her philanthropic contributions. These include:  2002 – Church World Service Immigration and Refugee Program Humanitarian Award. 2003 – Citizen of the World Award […]

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