Category Archives: homestead

Reduce your waste kitchen appliances

I do love some helpful awesome kitchen appliances; I’m actually a bit of an appliance whore. I have decluttered and so I have only kept the ones I use regularly! I wanted to share some…

Tasty easy gluten free bread

Mr Ecochick has been making this bread for about the last year and has been perfecting the recipe before he would write it up for you all. I like this bread it’s yummy, easy to…

Homegrown Kitchen; Kitchen Essential Workshop

I’m super excited to announce that I will be hosting the amazing Nicola Galloway form Homegrown Kitchens for an inspirational info-packed three hour kitchen essentials workshop right here in wonderful Wellington!!! Nicola is an inspirational…

Where does this Ecochick shop?

People often ask me where I shop and how I save money on shopping. So I thought I’d share where and how we shop. I must add we’re vegetarian and cook from scratch so that…

How to make kefir milk from kefir grains

I’m very new to kefir milk and other probiotic foods/ drinks but it is so easy and super healthy that I wanted to share how to make it with you all. Firstly, some of you…

FMTV

My favourite movie Food Matters has got even more exciting!! They now have a TV website called FMTV {affiliated link} where you can join for a month or a year and have access to over…

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…

Ditch the chemicals

Welcome to week one of Green Urban Livings Autumn challenge. Week one is all about ditching the chemicals! There are plenty of ways you can ditch the chemicals in your life. So I thought I’d…