Rumage UK Holiday ideas to get you in the mood!

Holidays abroad have been cancelled for many, And if not cancelled many people are opting to stay here and make the most of our beautiful country. Whether it’s a luxury short break or a camping trip there is lots to do in the UK. Some are even opting to have friends over and have a … Read more

Planet Friendly Products: Part One – Packaging

As we have seen what lock-down has done, in a positive way, for the planet we’ve been looking about for some more planet friendly, plastic free products that we could adopt so that life does not just drift back to normal. Let’s try and ditch the old habits in favour of some more planet positive … Read more

Five Fab and Fun Upcycling Ideas for Plastic Bottles

A massive 80% of plastic bottles are simply non-biodegradable litter. While it is convenient to consume drinks straight out of plastic bottles, they have a huge impact our environment. And, plastic water bottles have a significant carbon footprint, with the amount of water going into making a bottle being up to three times what’s inside … Read more

Summer is here! Let’s make the most of it!

Schools out and we have no idea what the weather will throw at us. We are all praying for some more sunshine and blue sky days but it is the school holidays so Mother Nature could throw anything at us! So we need to get our heads round indoor and outdoor ideas to keep the … Read more

Meals to stretch the budget

Over this extended time at home meal planning has been a battle of budget over ideas to keep the dinner table interesting for everyone. Once a week we push the boat out but more often than not we, like lots of you, are looking for tasty nosh that doesn’t cost the earth. Here are a … Read more

Get On your bike! And ride!

The Brits love of cycling has been steadily growing since Bradley Wiggins pedaled his way into our peripheral vision. Yellow Lycra, tiny saddles and skinny wheels are now found all over the country sometimes 3 abreast ! In the last 4 months it’s boomed again. Stuck at home with WiFi creating connective havoc across the … Read more

Staycation – Part 3 (The garden)

Want to stay at home? Then this one is for you. If you’d rather not leave home have a read of the Rumage holiday ideas. Part 1 was about luxury. Part 2 was about campsites we love and today we are staying in the GARDEN. With COVID-19 still in our communities there is a desire … Read more

Staycation – Part 2 (Camping and Glamping)

If you, like us , think that maybe it is time we opted for holidaying at home? Then this is for you. Over the next few days/weeks the Rumage team will be posting ideas for holidaying in the UK and in even in the garden. We will try to cater for all budgets but look … Read more

Staycation – Part 1 (Luxury)

Holidays abroad have been cancelled for many, and if yours hasn’t maybe you don’t really want all the bother of getting away while there is still the possibility of picking up the nasty virus. We look set to have ours cancelled and though we always off set our carbon – is it time we ditched … Read more

Face Masks – the everyday now

We are being advised to wear a mask when we go out in public. Experts say the homemade masks won’t protect someone from getting sick, but they can help prevent the spread of the disease by those with the virus. Face masks are a symbol of the pandemic era – a visual metaphor for the … Read more