We are an eco-friendly B&B operating on the following principles:

  • offering food which is organic, fair trade and cruelty-free
  • striving to produce our energy from renewable sources
  • encouraging connection with nature and with the self.

This blog shows some of the things we do, or have done, to live a more eco-friendly life.

Rudha Glas Blog

A journey to living a greener life

Book reviews

Winter reading

31 January 2022 By Helen Winter is an ideal time of year for catching up on reading materials. The days are short and, especially over the past few weeks, they’ve been rather wet and windy in the Outer Hebrides, which has made staying at home with a good book something of a welcome treat. Books

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Island on the Edge

15 November 2021 By Helen One book which has had a great impact on me is Island on the Edge: A Life on Soay by Anne Cholawo. In 2018, while touring the Outer Hebrides looking for a house to buy, I started questioning my decision to make such a bold move. I kept asking myself:

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What if…?

28 February 2021 by Helen What if we lived in a time when human imagination flourishes and anything feels possible? This is the question asked and answered in the book From What Is to What If: Unleashing the Power of Imagination to Create the Future We Want by Rob Hopkins, founder of the Transition Movement. We

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The Future We Choose

31 May 2020 The year is 2050. The world is on fire. The air is deadly. Countries are under water. Or: The year is 2050. The world is breathing. The air is fresh. Nature is thriving. The time to choose between these two futures is now. This excerpt is adapted from the cover of The Future

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