Permaculture, Sustainable Living

Making Eco bricks

For most of the lower grade plastics we use, there is no market to recycle, meaning that they are currently being sent to landfill.  So it's up to each individual to start taking responsibility for there own trash. The easiest thing is to refuse to buy products that have lots of packaging. Yet if you… Continue reading Making Eco bricks

Permaculture, Sustainable Living

The 10 R’s of Sustainable Living

Exciting times ahead. Climate change is now a part of the mainstream media. Environmental groups agree, it's now or never!  And there's thousands of people ready to change their mindset to become more sustainable. The question that we are often asked is "where do I start?"  So here are a few guidelines to get you… Continue reading The 10 R’s of Sustainable Living

Permaculture, Sustainable Living

How to make beeswax wraps

My love affair with bees started when some bees decided to come and live in my house. I let them be, just observing that I didn't make any sudden movements close to the small entry and exit point of the hive.  Then I went travelling for 6 months forgetting that they were there. On return,… Continue reading How to make beeswax wraps