Save time and money with DIY ‘Quick Oats’

It is already July and that means we are well and truly into Winter now. The fire is going almost constantly these days as even the temperature during the days has been quite low. July also means the beginning of ‘Plastic Free July’, a challenge set up to encourage us all to quit single use … Continue reading

Green Cleaning 101

Eliminating chemicals from my life has been a journey I have been on for many years now. I can remember sitting in my inner city apartment, killing time between uni lectures and watching Oprah. Sophie Uliano was the guest for that particular day and she was sharing tips from her book ‘Gorgeously Green’. I had … Continue reading

Muesli bars with a twist

Today has been a rather random day here on the farm. I woke up this morning to the howling wind and freezing cold temperatures, so I had to light the fire! Third day of spring and I had to light the fire! Crazy! Our house is like an icebox though and tends to stay very … Continue reading

Sourdough Bread for Thermomix

I’ve had a few requests to share this recipe and although it is for use with a thermomix, the starter is done without the machine and making the bread can be very easily done by hand just using the measurements and ingredients. I’m a complete newbie when it comes to making sourdough bread but I … Continue reading

Chicken Tikka Curry

As promised I am now sharing our Chicken Tikka Curry recipe. My Mum and I created a mash up of a few recipes to create this dish and then adapted the original recipes to suit which ingredients we had on hand. The result was beyond delicious. We served it with a course cauliflower mash but … Continue reading

9 Ways To Reduce Everyday Household Waste

Image: My first post! How exciting! I wanted my first post to be a special one and seeing as this was my new year’s resolution, I thought it would be a great way to start off! I am on a mission to reduce the household waste we create each year, month, week and day. … Continue reading