Coffee Cover Diary

If you've read my blog before, you'll know I looove coffee. So, to pay penance for my addiction which creates all these tough coffee pouches that are designated to end up in landfill, I try upcycling them into more useful items. So far, I've lined an entire fireplace wood basket with coffee sacks. It's in…

GreeNZ Top 10 Sustainable Living Ideas for 2020

1.  Grow Green Do it!  Just buy a packet of vegetable seeds.  Read instructions to sow them and JUST DO IT!!  Then sit back and watch them grow and experience the miracle of growing your own food.  I find it fascinating that within each tiny seed, there is a memory bank or genetic propensity to…

Flower Power Tea

I love coffee, I love tea.....and just occasionally I like a little herb tea.Not just any old herb tea but Flower Power! The stuff of fairies and buzzy bees. Not only good to drink but also good to look at. Tea truly for the soul. It is a labour of love and evokes such powerful…

Eco-Travel Prepared

Travel Tips: I run workshops on Living Sustainably. I LOVE to share ideas, hints and tips and get excited when someone says that they were inspired to try something new. Every single action toward sustainability needs to be appreciated and celebrated. Much of what I "preach" is about the "evils" of single-use plastic. Don't get…