Category Archives: Waste

Food preservation & food security

These past few weeks were spent preserving the last fruits of summer – pears, peaches and nectarines. Our neighbourhood enjoyed a fruit glut and we received over 100 kilos of fresh-picked, pesticide-free fruit which would otherwise have gone to waste. I started using the Fowlers … Continue reading

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Reducing household waste

Reducing waste was one of the hardest projects we undertook in our quest to live more sustainably. With landfill sites around Australia close to full capacity and the prohibitive costs associated with transporting waste over even longer distances, we all need to take responsibility … Continue reading

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