sheep river falls in photos


Just another quick one to share some photos from our adventure at Sheep River Falls – my first peep into the Rockies! The water is freezing but sitting by the river on the pebbles in the sun was an awesome way to spend an afternoon. My tip is to head downstream a little where you’re more likely […]

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drumheller in photos


Oh, Canada! I’m in the land of maple. I arrived in Calgary, Alberta about three weeks ago, and after a couple of days there to beat jet-lag (tip: don’t even bother spending half a day in Calgary – it’s really not worth your time), I started WWOOFing in the foothills of the Rockies. More to come on […]

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4-ingredient no-bake pb balls


Here I was, ready to make a masterpiece… I had snagged some cacao nibs from The Source on sale I wanted to play around with, I had some dates that had been lying around for ages unused, and I wanted to use up some rolled oats and peanut butter before I leave. Prepared with coconut and […]

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kale and potato salad recipe for meat free monday

Kale and potato salad

It is Monday once again – a perfect opportunity to do yourself and the planet (and I guess an animal, too) a favour, and treat yourself with a Meat Free Monday. Need a recipe? How convenient. In my latest CERES Fair Food Box, amongst the many awesome ingredients were potatoes, beautiful green beans, leek and tuscan […]

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bushranger’s bay in photos

Bushranger's Bay

For anyone who wants a walk + a secluded beach, look no further than Bushranger’s Bay on the Mornington Peninsula. It’s an easy one hour return walk from Boneo Rd carpark. The weather didn’t cooperate with me on the day and it lightly rained on my walk, but cleared a little just before I arrived at the beach. […]

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i give a crap

Who Gives A Crap Toilet Paper

Have you heard of Who Gives A Crap? Their mission statement: Good for people, good for the earth, good for your bum. We’re determined to prove that toilet paper is about more than just wiping bums. We make all of our products with environmentally friendly materials, and we donate 50% of our profits to WaterAid […]

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my laziness-based composting decision


I’ve wanted to set up a compost for a very long time. I’ve tried a worm farm before, but it simply didn’t work. The fact that my family contributes to the $7.8 billion worth of food waste each in Australia alone disturbs me. I hate that there aren’t state- (or even nation-)wide composting initiatives to […]

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