Buying in season produce

We all hear that buying produce that is in season is better for you. What, if any, benefits are there to buying produce that is in season? Each season offers it’s own variety of fruit and vegetables, some being dependent on the local climate. Shopping for your fruit and vegetables at the local farmers market […]

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The Mindful Shopping List

Think you don’t need a shopping list? Think again it can save you time, money and waste. I don’t know about you but I have always used a shopping list. Although to be honest I have on occasion left it on the kitchen table, which is really annoying. Trying to shop from memory is never […]

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Paper Mache

No clay or kiln and feel the need to work 3D so dragged cardboard and paper from the recycle bin and started to create. Somewhat slower to work with than clay although no waiting for firing and all I needed to purchase was some wallpaper paste and tape. Took a little while to work out […]

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Single Use Plastic

Deciding to get serious on plastic and starting small with eradicating single use plastic from daily life. Although it sounds well intentioned and noble if a bit pretensious it is far more difficult than I had realised. I have had to re-evaluate how to shop after noticing that everything is wrapped in plastic from fruit […]

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