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Tiny house build: How are we funding our tiny house?

Tiny house build: How are we funding our tiny house?

So it’s been an incredibly busy month settling into our new work patterns and transitioning from our city life back to the country. Today I wanted to share some Tiny House progress and also get a little more personal with how we are funding our […]

How I went from meat-eater to Vegan overnight

How I went from meat-eater to Vegan overnight

Rewind to Saturday night, one month ago, where I find myself standing in the middle of a packed Bourke Street staring at a computer screen held by a black-clad person in a Guy Fawkes mask.  I’m just out of work and on the way to […]

Alternative Living : Tiny House Storage Solutions

Alternative Living : Tiny House Storage Solutions

Some of you might not know, but my partner Tom and I are in the process of planning and funding our very own ‘Tiny House’ build starting in the new year.  If you haven’t heard of the tiny house movement, the idea is that you […]

Conscious Consumer : What is BPA and why should we avoid it?

Conscious Consumer : What is BPA and why should we avoid it?

As consumers we are sold a huge array of harmful products on a daily basis, with very little (if any) knowledge of the adverse effects that these products can have on our body and on our environment. Have you ever wondered what all those ‘BPA-free’ stickers […]

Handmade Wardrobe : my most worn handmade garment

Handmade Wardrobe : my most worn handmade garment

If you found this blog through my creative instagram account or youtube channel then you probably already know that I am an AVID knitter and crafter in general.  Since as far back as I can remember I’ve been making my own clothes, starting off with […]

Conscious Consumer : My first ‘zero waste’ grocery shop

Conscious Consumer : My first ‘zero waste’ grocery shop

Today I took the plunge and as part of my ‘Plastic Free July’ I did my first ‘zero waste’ experiment: I tried to do my weekly grocery shopping without using any non-recyclable plastics, in fact keeping all plastics to an absolute minimum.  Against all the […]