Mooroolbark Food Festival 2016

Claire represented OEPS at the Mooroolbark Food Festival on Saturday, 22nd October 2016.  It was setup like a mini food swap with oranges and lemons, eggs and preserves, seedlings, worm tea and used coffee grounds.  She was well prepared for

Mooroolbark Food Festival 2016

Claire represented OEPS at the Mooroolbark Food Festival on Saturday, 22nd October 2016.  It was setup like a mini food swap with oranges and lemons, eggs and preserves, seedlings, worm tea and used coffee grounds.  She was well prepared for

October 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a cold and showery sort of day that was uncommon for this time of the year (but it now appears that we are having more of this with at least 10mm of rain today and the mercury struggling

October 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a cold and showery sort of day that was uncommon for this time of the year (but it now appears that we are having more of this with at least 10mm of rain today and the mercury struggling

September 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

October swap is coming up end of the week and I’m just posting these lovely pics!  Please don’t mind me, spring is here and we are busy in the garden!

September 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

October swap is coming up end of the week and I’m just posting these lovely pics!  Please don’t mind me, spring is here and we are busy in the garden!

August 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

We swapped food (and lovely succulents) and got our hands dirty building a demo hot compost heap this August.  If you’ve missed this, it’s all about frames, brown and green ingredients, water and turning!

August 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

We swapped food (and lovely succulents) and got our hands dirty building a demo hot compost heap this August.  If you’ve missed this, it’s all about frames, brown and green ingredients, water and turning!

July 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was the 4th anniversary of our group, Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap, and we had lots of yummy food to share and hot drinks to keep us warm.  I think we enjoyed the food too much, we forgot to take

July 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was the 4th anniversary of our group, Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap, and we had lots of yummy food to share and hot drinks to keep us warm.  I think we enjoyed the food too much, we forgot to take

June 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

We had a full house this swap due to many people attending the Save Our Citrus Melbourne talk by Kaye as part of the Prune for June presentations.  Sorry to those people who didn’t have much shelter due to the

June 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

We had a full house this swap due to many people attending the Save Our Citrus Melbourne talk by Kaye as part of the Prune for June presentations.  Sorry to those people who didn’t have much shelter due to the

OEPS @ Mooroolbark

In the news!  Living Today in Mooroolbark and the Yarra Ranges No. 55 June 2016

OEPS @ Mooroolbark

In the news!  Living Today in Mooroolbark and the Yarra Ranges No. 55 June 2016

May 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

We had a good variety in May.  We also had an opportunity to have a glimpse into biodynamics gardening thanks to Jane.  To find out more about biodynamics garden and the Michael Centre in Warranwood, visit https://biodynamicsincommunity.org.au

May 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

We had a good variety in May.  We also had an opportunity to have a glimpse into biodynamics gardening thanks to Jane.  To find out more about biodynamics garden and the Michael Centre in Warranwood, visit https://biodynamicsincommunity.org.au

Earth Hour Swap @ Ringwood

This was the swap that replaced the 3rd Sunday for March 2016.  We’ve just found the photos… I find the tromboncino quite like a butternut, albeit lighter taste.  I’ve made soup, savoury muffins and tempura with just one!

Earth Hour Swap @ Ringwood

This was the swap that replaced the 3rd Sunday for March 2016.  We’ve just found the photos… I find the tromboncino quite like a butternut, albeit lighter taste.  I’ve made soup, savoury muffins and tempura with just one!

Garlic bulbils

What do you do with your garlic bulbils?  I have tried 2 things – saute them in a stir fry and plant them in pots, both of which are successful in my opinion! In this post, I will be sharing

Garlic bulbils

What do you do with your garlic bulbils?  I have tried 2 things – saute them in a stir fry and plant them in pots, both of which are successful in my opinion! In this post, I will be sharing