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Disposable drink bottles: Plastic vs glass vs aluminium

Tuesday, 31 January 2012

Buying a drink on the run has worked its way seamlessly into our hectic lifestyles, and despite best intentions is sometimes unavoidable. But does one of the packaging options come out trumps environmentally?

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Buy organic and save

Tuesday, 31 January 2012

We all know we should be eating organic – but sometimes it can seem just a little too beyond budget! We’ve investigated how to eat organic without breaking the bank.

Eco art

5 minutes with... Sustainable artist, Michelle McCosker

Monday, 30 January 2012

A day out for Michelle’s family isn’t your average picnic – it might include rummaging through junkyards, visiting secondhand stores and going to the ‘burbs on council clean-up day to look for materials for her artworks.

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Get a cool night’s sleep

Monday, 30 January 2012

In the brutal heat of an Aussie summer it can be tempting to switch on the air conditioner for a few peaceful hours of slumber. However consider these low impact ways to keep cool first.

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Eat your greens

Tuesday, 24 January 2012

Unsure what to do with the greens available at your grocer or farmer’s market? Give these tasty leafy triumphs a try.

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Tips for a successful garage sale

Tuesday, 24 January 2012

The perfect way to farewell your unwanted goods, a garage sale will help you avoid landfill and make some cash on the side.

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Back to school goodies

Monday, 23 January 2012

It’s that time again, so make sure you set your child a good example with these green back to school eco-items.

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Colour me happy

Tuesday, 17 January 2012

Embrace the warm weather and go bright with these eco-friendly colour cosmetics.

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Fair young foodies

Tuesday, 17 January 2012

Connecting passionate young foodies, here’s the extended interview with Alexandra and Joanna from the Youth Food Movement from the current Feb/March 2012 issue of G magazine.

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Snails & slugs no more

Monday, 16 January 2012

Slimy critters can become a difficult problem, nibbling away at your vegie or herb garden. Here’s how to avoid chemicals with some natural ways to get rid of them.

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