Category Archives: Produce No Waste

A stitch in time saves nine.
Waste not, want not.

Plastic in Paradise

This morning we ventured out early to get to Little Beach. Little Beach is very much an iconic local beach about 35 kms (or just over 20 miles) east of Albany. We arrived around 5:30 to make sandcastles and enjoy … Continue reading

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The Very Ugly Garden

Over the last few years our garden has transitioned from a relatively newly cleared block (in preparation for the renovation) to a small salvage yard of various resources such as patio pavers, salvaged timber, corrugated sheeting, animal hutches, plastic pots … Continue reading

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Into the promise of Summer

It has been just under three weeks since filling the bioreactor. After about two weeks it had sunk down just over two feet. It smells like a damp forest floor and I’ve only removed the pipes in the last few … Continue reading

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Our New Guinea Pigs Arrive

Our new guinea pigs arrived today. I’ve steadily been patching up some old hutches and we were ready to start bringing in the animals as part of our garden set-up. This is exciting to me because as far as kitchen … Continue reading

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More Tales from the Rusty Nail

I’ve been cranking out projects recently. All manner of irritating descriptions on my To Do List have been getting a working over. I’ve nearly finished the rabbit hutch with a worm farm underneath to catch droppings and food scraps. I … Continue reading

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