Free Mulch!

We have a big yard and quite a few trees to prune.  So that means we usually have more wood than we can fit into our garden waste bin.  That got me thinking about how we can use the wood and since we are gardening on a budget, it isn't practical to buy loads of … Continue reading Free Mulch!


Earth Overshoot Day

I just read with interest about Earth Overshoot Day.  What's that you wonder?  Shooting star going off-course? It's a date that marks when humanity exhausted nature's budget for the year.  And if you read the article, this date is earlier each year.  Australia looks like it's still doing well at the moment but looking at … Continue reading Earth Overshoot Day