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sleep well

How to wake up well

Monday, 20 October 2014

Trouble sleeping? This world first 100% certified-organic latex and carbon neutral pillow could help you sleep better – and we've even got a special ‘15% off’ discount code you can use!

Tomatoes

How to grow great tomatoes

Friday, 17 October 2014

There's few things better than harvesting ripe, juicy tomato fruits from your own garden. Make sure you read our guide to get them fresh off the vine this summer.

extracts

Plant extracts 101

Thursday, 9 October 2014

Put 'names' to faces with our guide to some of the most effective, soothing, plant-based cosmetic remedies.

peas

In season: peas

Thursday, 9 October 2014

If you've been good enough to start growing peas in your vegie patch already this year, you can look forward to making these delicious recipes straight from the garden to your plate soon.

spring-guide

Spring planting tips

Thursday, 9 October 2014

Is it past time you got that spring vegetable patch underway? Here’s our expert tips on how to go about it to ensure some bumper crops this spring and summer.

Peta-LUSH

5 minutes with Peta from Lush

Wednesday, 8 October 2014

You can smell the store from the other side of a shopping centre – but how much do you know about the Lush Cosmetic store's ethos? Director Peta Granger talks us through it.

glass-frog

Why the frogs went quiet

Thursday, 2 October 2014

How turning off your light might just save frogs from extinction in South America.

Natural-remedies

Natural remedies: colds & flu

Friday, 26 September 2014

The change of seasons means it's time to work on your encylopedic knowledge of colds and flu with natural remedy expert, Mim Beim.

Big Pest Control

Big animal control

Thursday, 25 September 2014

While tips and tricks abound for keeping insects away from your garden naturally, keeping the larger pests away from your vegie patch poses more difficult problems. Linda Cockburn investigates the best ways to keep out the larger pests, in particular those very sneaky and clever ones – possums and birds.

some of the frames made by the team at Mulbury on display in their Fitzroy store

Trendy homewares with minimal impact

Thursday, 25 September 2014

It can be tough to find affordable items that have minimal impact on the environment. We've found a creative family – Mulbury – who handcraft fun pieces that are recycled, reclaimed, reborn, and made for practical, sustainable homes.

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