October 2018

Sadly the early features on social media are no longer available.


February 2019

Radio Suffolk Tuesday Takeover – Suffolk Saves the Planet!


May 2019

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July 2019

This month, we were nominated for 2 local awards  – Environment & Sustainability in the Suffolk Business Awards and Waste & Recycling in the Greenest County Awards – sadly we did not win but it was lovely to be nominated and to attend the Award Ceremonies!


July 2020

Mel joined Jules from Woodbridge Emporium on Rendlesham Community Radio’s Eco Show for a Plastic Free July special



September 2020

Mel was recognised as a Community Leader in the East Anglian Daily Times—cupboard-loves-mel-menhams-helping-environment/


October 2020

This was followed by a lovely double-page feature in About Fram magazine


Then Mel chatted to Yanis at Ipswich Community Radio about the challenges of going ‘plastic-free, recycling and how to shop at Cupboard Love.


November 2020


Georgia from SeeSuffolk asked Mel to join her for an Instagram Live Small Business, Big Chat

It was really lovely to be asked to write a piece about having a low-waste Christmas, for the new SeeSuffolk magazine  Read it here


March 2021

‘It’s not easy being green’ was the title of the podcast recorded this month with Mel and Kate from The Greenhouse Cafe in Felixstowe – chatting about starting our ‘green’ businesses, the effect of Covid on customer habits and how things look for the future


May 2021

The Spring/Summer edition of SeeSuffolk magazine was a joy to read after a year of lockdown!  Mel’s article was about being more eco -conscious when getting out and about.  Read it here


September 2021

Check out the Autumn edition of SeeSuffolk magazine here and here for Mel’s article about reusable period products


December 2021

The Winter edition of SeeSuffolk magazine was all about good eco reads.  Read it here


January 2022

Two articles to start 2022!  The first with eco tips for the new year, the second promoting the #Justonebottle campaign


June 2023

Mel spoke to Hollesley WI about small changes that we can all make to reduce single-use plastic, this talk was reported on in the local magazine!

Read the article below