Remember the milk bottle hanging planters? The upside down tomatoes don't do as well as the ones on the ground but it can work and will even give you a few tomatoes. I won't do it again unless I'm really short of space. The ones that do really well in these containers are spring onions … Continue reading Spring onions and chives
Though not exactly on the topic of recycling, I have a recipe that I wanted to share with the site as it is super easy and tastes great! I have been making bread for about 6 months now and the only way I manage to do it, with all the other jobs of the morning, … Continue reading A 5 Minute Loaf of Bread
I'm sorry this is going to be another one of those boring administrative stuff post again... In the search for our ideal venue, I would like feedback as to the priority of the factors for consideration. Please participate in this poll to help us make the right decision for the group. Here are brief descriptions … Continue reading Need your feedback – venue decision
‘The problem is the solution. It is only the way we see things that makes them advantageous or not.’ Bill Mollinson – Permaculture a Designer’s Manual I am really excited to do a few posts about ‘reduce, reuse and recycle’ as I have been working hard to try and reduce my rubbish output…but more on … Continue reading No More Careless Abandon
You know when your family grows, especially at a rate faster than you have planned, you are more than likely to need and appreciate help from family and friends around you. We feel that our group is growing at a rapid rate and would like to form a support/welcoming team for a smooth-er journey. At … Continue reading We need help!
We did turn our plums into tomatoes! And it was the plums that planted the 'swap seed' 3 years ago. Look how we have grown...thank you all, YOU've made it happen! In the name of progress, we would like to have a welcoming team at each month's swap. Over the next few weeks, I'll draft … Continue reading February 2015 Swap
We've been brewing and drinking water kefir for more than a year now. We may be ready to add new 'pets' to our collection now 🙂 For those who love dairy (like my boys), milk kefir drink would be a good option for a dose of beneficial bacteria. Milk kefir drink is not new but … Continue reading Milk Kefir Drink