From a Shipping Container to a House

From a Shipping Container to a House

I believe that this life is transient. That we shouldn’t feel too attached to anything. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t take care of the place that we are in right now. “To live a happy life, we have to create a happy atmosphere for ourselves.” Spiritual teacher,...
Eco Home Inspo ~ Living Space

Eco Home Inspo ~ Living Space

Davey, our Staffy girl Trudi and I have moved around over the last few years.  From a house, to a caravan, to a recycled shipping container home to renting a house in the hinterland to renting a duplex by the beach.  Phew!  But now we are building.  It’s been an...
10 Eco Travel Essentials

10 Eco Travel Essentials

I have a bit of a love-hate relationship with travelling.  It’s fun to go on adventures but really, nothing beats home.  I struggle with airports, that dehydrated feeling no matter how much water you drink on the plane, jet lag and all that air-con!   But the...
Flashback: DIY Candles

Flashback: DIY Candles

NOTE: I posted this back in 2011 but wanted to revisit it because it’s such a fun article!  Hence the ‘flashback’ in the title. One thing I love doing is op shopping.  But rather than search for that one-off beautiful dress, I have recently been...
3 Green Steps for the Soul

3 Green Steps for the Soul

I’m really excited to introduce Courtney Young to you all from SHE: Self, Health, Environment.  She’s got some beautiful tips for slowing down & getting back to nature….. There’s a reason why so many of us strive to adjust our lifestyles to...
Video: 5 Eco-Living Tips

Video: 5 Eco-Living Tips

Here’s a nice short video for you with some really simple tips to reduce your impact on the planet.  There are so many little things that we can do, sometimes we just need to be reminded.  It’s totally up to us what sort of world we create for the future...