pile of eftpos receipts

 

Eeeeek – there’s plastic in your Eftpos receipt!

Plastic Free July has rolled around again and while we have received a lot of encouragement lately to support our economy, let’s also do our bit to support the environment. Trash Talking Mama Hayley Crawford draws our attention to a little known hidden plastic that you might also be supporting and that is…. receipts. Did you know that most receipt …

 

 

Carpet Stain Removal Guide

Removing stains from carpet is something most of us have to deal with from time to time, I’ve certainly had my fair share of disasters over the years of raising kids, kittens, and puppies. This carpet cleaning guide is originally from Wendyl’s book “Recipes For A Cleaner Life,” – over the years it has been updated by our subscribers with …

 

toilet bowl with water being flushed

 

How To Get Rid Of Toilet Bowl Stains

Do you have a tough mineral stain that won’t budge? We have several solutions that will help to shift it and keep it from coming back. If it still won’t budge there’s one other not-so-natural option you can try – because who wants a yellowed stained loo! How To Get Rid Of Toilet Bowl Stains There really is no other way …

 

A white trellis supporting a red rose vine.

 

The Art of Gardening

Gardening – Part-Time Hobby or Full-Time Obsession?  Gardening is a fascinating hobby that can quickly turn into an obsession. Centuries before the dot.com boom, gardening was responsible for the first economic bubble bursting. Tulips went from being more valuable than gold to being virtually worthless. This fascinating article shares some interesting facts about gardening. Today, gardening has taken on a …

 

sorrel

 

Sorrel The Wonder Herb

Sorrel is one of my favourite herbs and it’s incredibly simple to grow. Being part of the dock family it takes off like a weed but is much easier to control as you can simply dig out the taproots to stop it spreading. It has a refreshing lemony flavour with a bit of zing! I love it in salads and it …