Today I am starting a new series on Sustainability Startups over on Women Love Tech. In this series, I profile some inspiring eco-entrepreneurs who are using technology and social media to help us all tread lightly on the planet and positively change the food system. The first exciting instalment features Crop Swap Australia!
Follow my blog with Bloglovin You know that feeling. You bite into and apple that looked good only to discover it was flavourless and floury. A few months ago the apples from this same shop where crisp and juicy but now they are lacklustre. It’s such a disappointment. You move on to the strawberries and […]
In my recent Zero Waste Bootcamp workshops with Inner West Council in Sydney, I shared my favourite recipes for homemade bathroom products. Most people were thrilled with how simple they were. I think we all have a sneaking suspicion that, even though our bathroom vanities often overflow with a multitude of products with different purposes, we […]
It’s a big call, but I have no qualms about calling this homemade lip balm recipe the BEST you will EVER try. Every person I have made it for has declared to be so! It smells like toasted coconut, and nourishes your lips as well as soothing them. Print Recipe The BEST EVER homemade […]
I clearly remember the moment that I gave supermarkets the flick. It was 2010 and I had two young children, aged almost one and three. We lived on the outskirts of Sydney – the most expensive city in Australia (maybe even the world – it feels that way sometimes!) I was pushing a trolley full […]
In the very early days of the colony of NSW the city of Sydney was dependant on the productivity of the land in the Sydney basin. The success of the colony relied on the abundance of the agricultural activities conducted in its early days. It wasn’t all beer and skittles – things were pretty dicey for […]