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Organic Vegetable Garden 2011

September 21, 2011 0 Comments

I took myself off to the Northey Street City Farm a short while back and raided their Organic Nursery for seedlings for my Vegetable Garden.
I bought:

2 types of lettuce (don’t ask which – just know they are sweet!)
baby spinach
spinach
leeks
spring onions
onions
tatsoi
mustard
pak choy
coriander
oregano
lemon balm

I looooooooove Northey Street – but I’ll tell you about my adventures there at […]

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Sustainable House Day in Australia

September 10, 2009 0 Comments

Woo Hoo! LTSH (Long Term Suffering Husband) is out of town and I’m going to hit this town! I’m going to check out a Sustainable House…

Yes, I know, I’m such a party animal…

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Organics Battling Agricultural Chemical Companies

August 4, 2009 0 Comments

You may have heard recent reports in the media about a new report claiming that organic food offers no nutritional benefits over non-organic food.

Well, Shane Heaton, founder of Farm Fresh Organics …

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Sustainable Fish Shopping

April 7, 2009 1 Comment

You’re no doubt aware of the concern of over-fishing, illegal fishing, and pollution further endangering fish numbers.

As always, you and I can both do our part to help by shopping responsibly …

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Palm Oil Killing Our World

March 24, 2009 0 Comments

Since the average consumer discovered the link between diet and heart disease, more and more are paying closer attention to the labels on food products. Organisations such as …

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Vegetarian BBQ: Tofu Marsala Cutlets

March 20, 2009 0 Comments

Tofu Marsala is not only delicious, it smells absolutely amazing… I’m salivating now just thinking about it!

When you’re next planning a BBQ with vegetarian fare add this to the menu …

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Oil Spill and Red Tape Puts Our Wildlife at Risk

March 18, 2009 0 Comments

The Sunshine Coast (Queensland) is still reeling from one of the worst environmental disasters in Australian history – and definitely one of the worst ever in Queensland. It is in the form of a …

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Event: Greenfest

March 12, 2009 0 Comments

[ June 5, 2009 10:00 am to June 7, 2009 8:00 pm. ] Join other Sustainability Nuts and Fans at the Brisbane City Botanic Gardens for Greenfest. It’s a free festival that runs for 3 days …

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Event: Earth Hour

March 12, 2009 0 Comments

[ March 28, 2009; 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Join the rest of the world in making a statement against global warming by switching off …

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Greenfest 2009

March 12, 2009 1 Comment

The next Greenfest to take place in Brisbane runs from the 5th to the 7th of June at the Brisbane City Botanic Gardens. Ve-ery nice.

The festival is free and there will be exhibits covering …

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