Category Archives: green eating

Preserving tomatoes

It’s that time of year when our tomato plants are finishing up and the tomatoes are super cheap in the stores. I pulled all my plants out and cooked up the ones I grew. I…

Green Urban Living exciting eco challenge

No matter who you are or where in the world you live we can all do more for the environment. The wonderful Janet Luke from Green Urban living is putting a challenge out to you…

Homemade chocolate chips

I was making ice cream the other day and wanted to make vanilla chocolate chip ice cream but I hate the supermarket chocolate chips. They taste terrible, are overpriced and often contain palm oil and…

Cracking a coconut

At the supermarket or markets you see some cool fruits and often you can see these furry whole coconuts looking so yummy but also they look so daunting. I thought everyone knew how to open…

Give the gift of plants

I love to make my own gifts for birthdays and at Christmas time. Before Christmas I shared a list of wonderful food gifts to make and eat and giveaway so I wanted to share some…

Save money make your own yoghurt

Yoghurt is a yummy snack and has so many uses and flavours. Store bought yoghurt is often full of sugar and is expensive plus you have all the packaging to deal with! So save yourself…

Two hour rapid stripped down bread

We haven’t bought any bread since participating in plastic free July wow that’s a lot of bread. Assuming we eat two loafs a week (sometimes more sometimes less) that’s 54 loafs of plastic free bread.…