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I remember a few years back when we all thought that the computerisation of offices would herald the reduction of paper consumption. This never seemed to happen. In fact, paper consumption since...
Despite living on salads in winter, lettuce is actually a winter vegetables. We have a few varieties growing in our garden which seems to acquire very little attention to keep them happy. When I...
Project 1. Reduce drafts in your house While a cool breeze is lovely in summer, i's more common to notice the hot wind blow under the door or rattling the windows. It's unpleasant, and if...
    I'm a little late reading this blog, especially some of the posts, but gotta say... everything here is so great and so true. As someone who's originally from the area, I...
I am an enthusiastic cook who is at times, prone to burning things. Especially when toasting spices or trying to make toffee and I get distracted by something else… So here's some helpful...
I found these cheap gardening tips in the Simple Savings Newsletter for September. It provides lots of tips on living cheaply and sustainably rather than consumer driven. We have saved over $150 in...
I've been batch cooking today. For those unfamilar with the concept, it's basically where you make up several meals in advance and store or freeze them. When I have been successful at weight...
Besides this site, there are very few resources out there on how to be a green renter. There are a million articles out there on how to be green and an environmentally friendly homeowner though. I...
We've been attempting to figure out ways of scaring birds off our tiny veggie patch for ages, they don't eat the seedlings, but continually steal our straw for their nests! We took a few suggestions...
Here's our bumper list of some of our most favourite tutorials sourced from the never ending resource that is the Internet. Making gifts is a great way to avoid shopping centres, especially if...