Category Archives: outdoors

For things mainly relating to the environment

UFG MakerSpace – Hope for the ‘Hopeless’


Wow! This is impressive. First a picture of ruin and devastation, of people and homes, not only not dealt with by governments but dealt out by them. A picture of bad government destroying their own country. Then a revival of … Continue reading

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101 Gardening Secrets The Experts Never Tell You


Here is an impressive home gardening article, by Thomas Byers AKA Crazyhorsesghost. It is published on ‘Hub Pages’ and is very comprehensive and great education for anyone starting to grow their own vegetables, or thinking about it. This is how … Continue reading

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Medicinal ginger for health and garden


Originally posted on COTO Report:
By Rady Ananda COTO Report One of the world’s most potent disease-fighting spices, ginger, is easy to grow and comes in a variety of over a thousand different species. Medicinal ginger most often used is…

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The Sun and Skin Cancer: Examining the Truths, Pseudo-Truths and Lies of Mainstream Science


A topic that has been on my ‘to-do’ list for ages. From ‘Wakeup World’  By Dr. Michelle Kmiec. Hopefully this throws some light  [ 🙂 ] on the subject and reveals some truths. Readers please comment if you disagree with … Continue reading

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Paddle Steamer “Emmy Lou” – Echuca, Victoria, Australia


Just spent relaxing, rewarding  long weekend at Echuca. One of the highlights was a trip on the Murray River on this authentic beautifully restored paddle steamer. Can recommend it highly. Paddlesteamer Emmylou About Emmylou The P.S. Emmylou is a Murray … Continue reading

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Growing your Own Food


Way to go!

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What’s Your Chocolate Ice-cream?


Stunning photo! I love the country, the water, the beauty of nature. The story is inspiring. Such a welcome contrast to my serious posts. No, wrong, this is also a serious post, but my other recent ones are depressing. The … Continue reading

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Grow Food not Lawns


This is a very inspiring post. Frowned upon by some local councils but public pressure should change their narrow-minded attitudes.

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Are Forests “Lungs of the Planet?”


Originally posted on JustMEinT's General Blog:
Since posting about the rain forests yesterday, I have had my attention drawn in another direction by two independent sources. As I already wrote in that article, everyone has a bias, now it…

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7 surprising things you’re not supposed to know about sunscreen and sunlight exposure


Another ‘Natural News‘ article, long  awaited comprehensive commentary on sunscreens that has been on my list for ages. The fact that it is still winter here in Aus, needn’t stop me, as this particular post is applicable globally and covers … Continue reading

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