We're using the principles of Permaculture to create our own Food Forest and generate as much of our food as possible.
As this life-long dream becomes a reality, we'll be sharing our wins and face-plants to hopefully inspire others to take charge of their food and grow their own.
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We’ve just spent a week in beautiful Adelaide – my favourite place to explore during these Autumn months. But chasing after an adventurous toddler in all the layers required down there at this time of year really highlighted how out of shape I am and how much I need to cut the shit, and get […]Read More
Sometimes life just really sucks but you can’t quite work out why. You feel like you need a little reset button to get rid of this shittiness surrounding you and start fresh with a new, happier perspective. Lucky for us, this is actually possible if you believe in the power of The Moon and you’re […]Read More
While I sit here, with these intense riggles and bumbs happening inside my tummy, I’m pretty overwhelmed at how much our life has changed this year. I’ll try and do it justice in what I’m sure will turn into a mammoth post that most of you will only get half way through, but if you’re […]Read More
Our one year wedding anniversary has arrived so I thought what a perfect time to share the story of our relaxed wedding day! We’re no frills kind of people. Anything too formal makes us clam up and we hate being the center of attention (unless beer is involved). We knew our wedding had to reflect […]Read More
So we did it- we’re now living our own little Off Grid Dream on our beautiful rural 9 acre property and loving every minute. Here’s how it’s been so far including all the excitement from our two days of moving. THE WEEKEND OF MOVING Friday we woke early after a sleepless night and soon had […]Read More
Seriously, how do you even define a “real” house? We get asked a lot when will we be building the “Real House” and most of the time my response is a polite, “The shipping container house will be the same as any other real house.” When really I just want to jump up and down, […]Read More
We did it and it really isn’t that hard if you follow our advice. We wanted a quick sale. We didn’t want to mess around with open homes every weekend, people cruising our house day-after-day while I hide my naked ass behind the wall (we really need curtains in the lounge) or endless phone calls from a […]Read More
Sometimes, just sometimes, trying to be a positive Universal trusting person is a struggle and you just want to scream “WHAT THE ACTUAL FUCK?” This weekend has been a killer one. Thursday night we were up until midnight installing our new pantry. Friday we were up at 6 tidying the house and finishing off bits […]Read More
Chris and I are pretty shit at keeping secrets. We agree to not blab too early but our excitement takes over and before we know it, the world knows our business. So lately, I’ve found myself explaining my reasoning for what I like to call our Lifestyle Change to those I accidentally blab to. Some […]Read More