Posts Tagged: coffee grounds

November 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a gusty, blustery sort of morning that we were catching flying things more than photos!  After placing a few strategic rocks, things were much more manageable. We went there with curry leaves, curry leaf tree cutting, curry plant

November 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a gusty, blustery sort of morning that we were catching flying things more than photos!  After placing a few strategic rocks, things were much more manageable. We went there with curry leaves, curry leaf tree cutting, curry plant

March 2015 Swap

We had a beautiful autumn day with lots of produce being swapped.  We relocated a short distance to the undercover area which was more spacious and had better shelter.  Don’t know why I didn’t think to use that space before…

March 2015 Swap

We had a beautiful autumn day with lots of produce being swapped.  We relocated a short distance to the undercover area which was more spacious and had better shelter.  Don’t know why I didn’t think to use that space before…

Mushrooms from used coffee grounds?

We collect used coffee grounds from the local cafe weekly and put it in the compost bin and other areas around the yard.  Thankfully, we have a big yard to be able to use all the coffee grounds.  But I’m

Mushrooms from used coffee grounds?

We collect used coffee grounds from the local cafe weekly and put it in the compost bin and other areas around the yard.  Thankfully, we have a big yard to be able to use all the coffee grounds.  But I’m

August 2014 Swap

The day started wet and cold.  Raindrops fell on me as I picked a few chillies and scooped used coffee grounds into bags.  My fingers were freezing. But soon, the rain stopped and there was a hint of sunlight.  It

August 2014 Swap

The day started wet and cold.  Raindrops fell on me as I picked a few chillies and scooped used coffee grounds into bags.  My fingers were freezing. But soon, the rain stopped and there was a hint of sunlight.  It

Compost in a jiffy

Too much autumn leaves, shredded paper, coffee grounds?  Build your hot compost!  I’ll share with you what I’ve learned from the hot compost workshop on swap Saturday.  Please correct me if I get any of the info wrong or share

Compost in a jiffy

Too much autumn leaves, shredded paper, coffee grounds?  Build your hot compost!  I’ll share with you what I’ve learned from the hot compost workshop on swap Saturday.  Please correct me if I get any of the info wrong or share

June 2014 Swap

It was a great morning and the rain held back till we were done!  We had a few things to swap and learned lots from Neil about hot composting.  Thanks Neil!  Will write more about that in another post. Next

June 2014 Swap

It was a great morning and the rain held back till we were done!  We had a few things to swap and learned lots from Neil about hot composting.  Thanks Neil!  Will write more about that in another post. Next

Poo power vs used barley

Sorry the title doesn’t sound too nice but I was reminded of this article that was about turning dog waste into energy.  They even have their own website Poo Power.  It’s such a great idea as I always think it’s

Poo power vs used barley

Sorry the title doesn’t sound too nice but I was reminded of this article that was about turning dog waste into energy.  They even have their own website Poo Power.  It’s such a great idea as I always think it’s

Let’s celebrate!

Would you believe we have enjoyed one whole year of food swapping?  The Earth has made one full orbit around the Sun and we are now back to winter again when we first started.  How did we begin? It started

Let’s celebrate!

Would you believe we have enjoyed one whole year of food swapping?  The Earth has made one full orbit around the Sun and we are now back to winter again when we first started.  How did we begin? It started