The amount of packaging we throw away as part of our modern lives is astounding. At the supermarket everything seems to be packaged, often when there’s really no need, like bananas and oranges and other things that already have their own natural packaging. It seems we can’t get away from it. Obviously most things do … Continue reading Unpackaged.

Tasmania Part One – MONA

I’ve been yearning to visit Tasmania forever, and having lived in Melbourne for 18 years now, it’s ridiculous that I haven’t been before. I’ve heard so much about the fantastic food, the pristine countryside and rugged coastline, the culture, and MONA. My kind of place. We finally made our first trip over the Easter holidays, … Continue reading Tasmania Part One – MONA

Tom-ay-to, Tom-ar-to.

Well summer is officially over, and I haven’t reported much from the garden this year. To be honest, after my horrible end to last year I let it all go a bit to sh*t. I had big plans at the start of spring, but as everyone knows, life rarely goes according to plan, and I’ll just have … Continue reading Tom-ay-to, Tom-ar-to.