Toxin-Free Bucket List Update.

Back in March of this year, the number 4 item on my Toxin-Free Bucket list was a veggie patch.  Behold. Yes. My plight to live all organic, toxin-free, more self-sufficient, fresh, healthy and supermarket free, continues in spinach. And beetroot (see cover photo). Also, onion. Garlic. Cauliflower. And carrots. I planted them myself (er hm, …

How to use soap nuts to clean your clothes, stay toxin-free and save your wallet.

Toxin-free soap nuts.  If you’ve been following along, you’ll know that Soap Nuts were number 1 on my toxin-free bucket list earlier this year. Which was cheating, because at the time of writing the post, I’d already ordered them. My soap nuts from SoapNuts Australia had their first run in my laundry last week. It’s …

Our Backyard Climate Strike.

“No one is too small to make a difference.” Greta Thunberg When 5000 children, school teachers and parents marched in our little city last Friday, striking for policy change to combat climate change, we marched too. Only, we didn’t march with the other protestors in our city (sorry Greta Thunberg, we think you are amazing, …