Homemade stock from leftovers

chicken bones (if you are making a chicken stock)– I have also bought chicken necks or drumsticks to add when I don’t have bonesVegetable scraps or peelings – onion, garlic, celery, carrot, pumpkin, fennel, ends of asparagus, kale stems, salad scraps etc– you can add any of those vegetables in the fridge that are getting …

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Balancing structure and spontaneity

The last two weeks have been school holidays for us. In our house that means two weeks without school and two weeks without working at kindy. We love our holidays, there is no hustle to get morning jobs done, there is freedom with how and where we spend our time and we have lots more …

Vegetable and Chickpea burgers

can chickpeas drained and rinsed ( I have also done this with kidney beans or butter beans) 1/2 cup grated vegetables (carrot, fennel, pumpkin, sweet potato)2 eggs1/2 cup breadcrumbs or hemp flour Mash the chickpeas or beans into a bowl until almost smooth, add vegetables and breadcrumbs or flour and add egg. Mix together to …

12 Ways to be kinder to your skin and the planet.

12 Ways to be kinder to your skin and the planet  Our skin is our largest organ, it makes up about 16% of our body weight.Did you know that 60% of what goes on your skin goes directly to your blood stream within 26 seconds? Makes you really think about what are you putting on your …

What can I learn today?

Everything I have learnt over the past few years from reading and listening to podcasts, from talking to a psychologist, from research and from courses is all about creating your own reality. Letting go of outcomes and expectations. Giving up on control. What a great message. The two biggest things for me have been letting …

What’s my age again?

Can Age be defied? Or more importantly should it? media and public affects peoples perceptions of getting older as a negative and unwanted curse. Older people with their wealth of knowledge and experience are often over looked and disregarded, I know that older people in my life have passed away without me really knowing the …