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Posts by Kathryn Wilson

When It’s Broken, Don’t Despair – Visit Your Community Repair!

When It’s Broken, Don’t Despair – Visit Your Community Repair! 1

Community Repair and Reuse Projects There’s a rapidly growing movement bucking against the so-called ‘throw-away society’ – community repair or re-use projects like Repair Café, The Restart Project, Freecycle Network and Freegle. For repair groups, the idea is that household items like laptops, vacuum cleaners, bicycles, clothing, gardening equipment, toys and furniture are repaired on…

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Gorillas – our Intelligent, Beautiful, Endangered Cousins

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Gorilla Facts Gorillas are the largest apes and one of the three ape species genetically closest to humans (the others being chimpanzees and bonobos). They are intelligent and display empathy and emotions, such as grieving for their dead offspring. Gorillas are only found in the wild in central Africa, in countries like Democratic Republic of…

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What is Natural Healing? A Beginner’s Intro to Natural Healing.

When It’s Broken, Don’t Despair – Visit Your Community Repair! 3

What is Natural Healing?   Natural healing is an umbrella term encompassing all the methods, techniques and disciplines that utilise naturally derived medicines or specific physical and spiritual realignment techniques. Natural healing can include the complementary therapy or alternative medicine disciplines of Homeopathy, Naturopathy, Aromatherapy, Herbalism and Traditional Chinese Medicine, as well as Acupuncture, Chiropractic,…

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