Category Archives: Upcycling

8 May 2018 10:10am – Compost!

With the advent of Compost Awareness Week starting yesterday, I thought it was high time that I update you all on our composting system. As most processes tend to do, this one has changed and been adapted over the years: … Continue reading

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11 March 2018 6:08am – City Farming

Live in a city but want a country lifestyle and connection to your food? No worries! :) Suburban farming: The Australians with country lifestyles, but city lives

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13 December 2017 9:45am – Non-toy Gifts

Some great ideas here, for anyone buying for little ones (or not so little ones) this festive season! Less Toys, More Memories: 20 Non-Toy Gift Ideas

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2 October 2017 4:19pm – Planting, planting and more planting!

Following on from Saturday’s purchases, we collected 6 rosella seedlings that my parents had collected from a lady at the Thursday Redcliffe markets, and postponed the planting for the predicted cooler weather today. Then, on our trip up to the … Continue reading

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3 May 2017 11:39am – Recycling Pallets

Do you use old pallets in your yard, or are interested in doing so? Here’s a great summary of what to look for when determining which ones are safe to use: USING TIMBER PALLETS IN YOUR GARDEN

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5 October 2016 8:06pm – Junkies Mag is Back!

For anyone else who’s into the rethink-reuse-recycle, Junkies Mag is back!! New issue out 1 December. Can’t wait! :D From the Junkies Team: “We have wonderful news, Junkies is officially coming back! We have been working very hard and are … Continue reading

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11 September 2016 1:03pm – Chillies, Herbs and Marigolds

What are you all up to on this beautiful Spring day? Did you get much rain yesterday? I took advantage of the bit of coolness this morning to plant out more chilli seeds, and transplant some chilli seedlings and a … Continue reading

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11 September 2016 12:53pm – Selima and Felix’s Converted School Bus

WOW! Check out this bus reno! EXPEDITION HAPPINESS

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22 August 2016 7:01pm – Adam and Sian’s House Truck

Another interesting Happen Film, this time about an off-grid house truck made from recycled materials. Just love the height in the bedroom platform. Love the idea of the home-made milk paint. And of course, LOVE all the recycled and salvaged … Continue reading

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15 August 2016 7:49pm – MYO Self-Watering Pots

What a great idea! How To Make Your Own Self-Watering Pot: Film #8

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