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Did you know that the 2018 word of the year according to the Collins Dictionary was “single-use”? That goes to show just how worried we all are about our planet and the products, specifically plastics, that we throw away.
Fixing your appliance can give you an instant high, making you feel heroic and like you could achieve anything…well guess what, you can!
When anything breaks or gets damaged, there’s always the worry of how you’re going to fix it, how much it’s going to cost or what you’re going to do without it. Well, we have the answer!
Have you ever thrown something away and felt guilty? If so you can do one of two things. You can squash that guilt down and try to ignore it, only to have it crop up again every time you hear a news story about global warming or ocean pollution. Or you can embrace that guilt and use it to positively change what you do with your broken items.
Tis the season to be generous! For hundreds of years, we’ve brightened up the darkest days of winter by exchanging gifts with the people we love. (Even before Christmas caught on, gift-giving around the winter solstice was a pagan tradition.)