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Here's a tutorial from Amy at The B Line on making a poop bag holder; much better than it ending up in our veggie gardens.
Making stock is a great way to use up vegetables before they go off. Making stock also allows you to get extra nutrients out of your vegetable scraps and to add extra flavour to your cooking. Stock...
The easiest way to avoid wasting food is to be organised. It may sound obvious but unfortunately it's one of those things that tends to be easier said than done. Making a habit of organising your...
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...
There's been a lot of talk floating around the interweb over the past few months about solar ovens, with several designs winning international design awards. Casting the larger projects aside, it...
It's been a long time since we've been able to run through sprinklers, but here's some great tips for reducing water whilst still having a thriving garden: If you have grass in your...
Green Pages had a nice little article about decorating your house to make it more environmentally friendly, not all were 'renter friendly', so I thought I'd select a few key points:...
We're having people over for lunch today so I have been baking some root vegetables. When I use the oven I always try to cook a few things at once to maximise the gas usage. So I decided to...
Whilst we don't really celebrate Halloween here in Australia, I had a giggle out of this tutorial for a BP Oil Spill costume! Found at Instructables.  Reminds me of the year I wanted to go...
Open windows only go so far unfortunately. There's nothing worse than moving into (or coming home after time away) to a home that smells bad. Plug in devices waste energy, sprays can irritate the...