Repurposing milk or water bottles to irrigate your garden

We don't drink a lot of milk but we still have a 2L plastic milk bottle to throw into the recycling bin once a week.  I guess it's not too bad that it's getting recycled and not going to landfill but I still felt compelled to find a better way of reusing them till they … Continue reading Repurposing milk or water bottles to irrigate your garden

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WWOOFers for a day

Who would have thought we would be Willing Workers On an Organic Farm?  That's what we did on Saturday and we are looking forward to returning again! Where?  A little bit of history of where we were.  Beenak House is a mud brick farmhouse set in 40 acres of bush bordering Beenak State Forest.  The … Continue reading WWOOFers for a day

2 things to do with Willow tree branches

Here's the 2nd part (see Part 1 here) of our swap on Saturday when Ros showed us how to make and decorate willow wreaths.  I suppose I could say that there are 101 things to do with Willow tree branches but they won't be covered here. This is what we were attempting to make... And … Continue reading 2 things to do with Willow tree branches

November 2014 Swap

What  a great gathering we had!  The weather was really kind to us; there was even sunshine to enjoy.  It was buzzing with activity and we were spoilt for choice. There are many photos so I'll break it into 2 posts with a 2nd post on our wreath making. Have a look at what we … Continue reading November 2014 Swap