That Time We Agreed to ‘House Sit’ a Permaculture Farm

Numbi Valley Permaculture Farm

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure for more info. Remember how I told you we’d be spending October woofing on a permaculture farm in De Rust? Well, it turns out we’re not so much woofing as we are house sitting the place. The first sign that all was not as we’d assumed was when […]

3 Sustainable Living Ideas You Can Implement Right Now

Sustainable-living-tips

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure for more info. I’m going to assume you live on the grid. That is, in or near to a city and dependent on its resources (water, electricity, etc.). Because let’s face it, anyone existing off the grid in say, a cabin in the woods, is not going to […]

The DOT (Do One Thing) Challenge

The Do One Thing Challenge

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure for more info. We all want to feel like we’re making a difference, but between earning a living, raising kids, staying in shape, nurturing relationships, and finding a little time for ourselves, well, it’s pretty clear that philanthropy is going to end up taking a back seat. […]

Environmentally Friendly Shopping Tips

Environmentally Friendly Shopping Tips

This post may contain affiliate links* One Sunday morning Sporty and I drove to the start of a new trail we’d discovered (this was back when we still owned a car). Set about a car length in, a locked boom at the start of the jeep track had inadvertently created the perfect parking spot. I pulled in […]