From reading media reports and spending time on social media, it feels environment is the preserve of GenY and GenZ. Shamefully, the backlash and abuse against Greta Thunberg and other campaigners is mostly but not exclusively from people old enough to be her parents and grandparents.
I’ve been thinking about doing this article for several months. I’ve never been sure what to include. How do you write an article about not wanting to do something? It wasn’t easy coming up with ideas. So I did some research on social media, articles from child free people, attitudes towards us and much more.
Just over a year ago, we went full on middle age when we decided to take on an allotment. For the non-Brits, this is a parcel of land that you rent from a landowner to do with as you please (within reason). Some people use them as a private garden but for the most part,Continue reading “Chronicling Our First Year as Allotmenters”