Thanks for the feedback we've received about what topic to share at the next swap following our inspiring Permaculture talk, and what 'extras' to swap. Since there was equal votes for topics "Slugs and snails", "Growing vegetables" and "Fruit trees", I'll veto and we'll go with slugs and snails! So here's hoping that our different … Continue reading Extra! Extra!
It's almost spring (wishful thinking = me) so it's time to start thinking and planning out the spring cleaning! Actually spring cleaning doesn't have to be done in spring and it's perfect for those wet and gloomy winter's day; get a workout and warm up while indoors. I made homemade laundry detergent sometime back and … Continue reading Washing soda as a general cleaner
It's great to see more food swaps around. This one reminds me a bit of how we started 2 years ago, also in winter. Must be a need to overcome those dreary days 🙂 Please read about it here on the pip magazine blog. They are also swapping clothes! Should we do this at our … Continue reading Pambula Food Swap
When we got our first 2 hens, we bought the feeder, waterer and food all at the produce store and they were the most typical ones. This was the first feeder we used. Note the cover we added to the top which prevented mice from jumping into a food fest. But they still could access … Continue reading DIY chicken feeder (part 1)
It was such a great morning and the only thing that could have been improved was the weather! Thanks to all who turned up to hear Woz talk about Permaculture and braved the cold and wet morning. Thanks Woz for the interesting and encouraging short talk. The morning tea shared was lovely and sweet 🙂 I … Continue reading July 2014 Swap
After the enlightening permaculture talk on Saturday, I felt we could extend a bit more on it by sharing our own experiences at the next meeting. Here's a poll to see what people would like to discuss/share most at the next meeting. Thanks for participating!