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A Charlie & The Chocolate Factory Scrapstore Birthday Party

Today was my youngest daughter’s seventh birthday. She had requested a Charlie and the Chocolate Factory theme as they had been reading the book in class. 433 more words

Charity Shops

Zero-Waste Banana Cake

It’s that time of year again! National Zero-Waste Week is coming up! Only thirty-five days to go. Have you signed up yet? This year’s theme is ‘Re-use‘. 428 more words


canny composting

I have been trying to make compost for some time. Living in an apartment, I do not have access to soil- all my plants are grown in containers.   209 more words


Challenge accepted: tranform clutter into cash

A few weeks ago I read a post from fellow blogger Simply Being Mum who had issued herself a challenge to raise £600 as part of the decluttering process and then invited others to join in. 488 more words


Stephanie's Sustainable Tip #1

Reuse envelopes.

Though I try to pay as many bills online as possible, I still get some bills in the mail.  The bills that come in the mail are usually from companies that we’ve hired to do work on the house that we haven’t paid the day that the job was completed.   93 more words


The plastic-free wrap-up: reflecting on reducing waste

A month ago we embarked on our attempt to avoid single-use plastics for the month of July. We were inspired to experiment with this waste-reduction challenge… 673 more words

Southwestern Fleurieu

Pimping up my biscuits

Here in Spain, some biscuits are exciting. Some are normal. Some are imported. And some are boring, tasteless and generally useless.

I bought four packs of those, because they were cheap and they were…cheap, basically. 157 more words