February 2020 Swap @ Bayswater North

Lovely summer swap, bustling with people and bountiful harvests, and a few newcomers pleased to join the meet.

February 2020 Swap @ Bayswater North

Lovely summer swap, bustling with people and bountiful harvests, and a few newcomers pleased to join the meet.

January 2020 Swap @ Bayswater North

There was some decluttering happening to prepare for the new year, so there was lots of bits and bobs that were ready for creative people to repurpose.  And also a big selection of books and magazines to keep everyone occupied

January 2020 Swap @ Bayswater North

There was some decluttering happening to prepare for the new year, so there was lots of bits and bobs that were ready for creative people to repurpose.  And also a big selection of books and magazines to keep everyone occupied

Growing your own mushroom with Ellen

Ellen from Simple Sustainability came to show us how to grow your own mushroom with substrate made of recycled paper kitty litter and the spent substrate from an old mushroom kit.  Instead of composting the spent mushroom kit substrate, she has

Growing your own mushroom with Ellen

Ellen from Simple Sustainability came to show us how to grow your own mushroom with substrate made of recycled paper kitty litter and the spent substrate from an old mushroom kit.  Instead of composting the spent mushroom kit substrate, she has

2019 Swapped

We started back in January 2019 with lots of wonderful colours.  It was so exciting for us to be part of the Local Sustainability Fair that happened at Bedford Park Community Garden at the end of January.  This was followed

2019 Swapped

We started back in January 2019 with lots of wonderful colours.  It was so exciting for us to be part of the Local Sustainability Fair that happened at Bedford Park Community Garden at the end of January.  This was followed

December 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was the last swap of 2019 at Bayswater North and we were treated to a mushroom growing talk with Ellen (will have a separate post with more details).  She also made some delicious risotto in her Thermomix for us

December 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was the last swap of 2019 at Bayswater North and we were treated to a mushroom growing talk with Ellen (will have a separate post with more details).  She also made some delicious risotto in her Thermomix for us

November 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

If I remember correctly, we had weather that wasn’t that great…it was wet and cold, which reminded us how spring can be so fickle!  But you people who turned up with your wonderful produce and interesting things, really made the

November 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

If I remember correctly, we had weather that wasn’t that great…it was wet and cold, which reminded us how spring can be so fickle!  But you people who turned up with your wonderful produce and interesting things, really made the

October 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

I’ve just realised that I’ve forgotten about last month’s gorgeous photos!  They will speak for themselves…

October 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

I’ve just realised that I’ve forgotten about last month’s gorgeous photos!  They will speak for themselves…

Sourdough Starter Recipes

Remember last month when Edel shared her sourdough starter and showed us how to maintain it?  You may recall that the starter requires regular ‘feeding’ so you could end up with excess, especially if you’re taking a break from baking.

Sourdough Starter Recipes

Remember last month when Edel shared her sourdough starter and showed us how to maintain it?  You may recall that the starter requires regular ‘feeding’ so you could end up with excess, especially if you’re taking a break from baking.

September 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

We had a lovely morning with lots to swap.  Edel has kindly shared her tips on sourdough starter, including an excellent recipe on how to use the excess if you need to take a break from baking.  Many got to

September 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

We had a lovely morning with lots to swap.  Edel has kindly shared her tips on sourdough starter, including an excellent recipe on how to use the excess if you need to take a break from baking.  Many got to