Well it's Blog Action Day for Climate Change day - so here goes... "Going green" is not always as easy as it sounds...if it ever did sound easy. I live in an established house in suburbia and climate change was a burden to me and I wanted to do something about it... 1) A veggie … Continue reading The Mess of it all – Going Green
I can't help myself, I love my Vespa, If I am not in my veggie powered 4WD (with Apple sticker on the back window), I drive my Vespa to sit in a non-franchised, un-corporate cafe drinking fairtrade organic coffee, in front of me on the table is my Apple Macbook with a Molskine notebook on … Continue reading Stuff White People Like – So Good it HURTS!
Well, it is the season ... for putting out your bulk rubbish. We live in a funny age, never before has there been the need for so many 'extra' rubbish collections. Who remembers growing up with just one of the small round tin bins? The rubbish men would run from house to house, with an … Continue reading Bulk Rubbish Discoveries
Well the shed is a mess, the grass in dying outside it, the garage where we pump the diesel into our cars looks like a petrol station around the diesel pump and the driveway has big oil stains all over it.But - between the 3 using it at present we have driven about 1000km on … Continue reading The Journey So Far – Bio D
Been Slack on the Old Blog stuff, here is a quick update;Going Where?I have spent the last 2 weeks with Scripture Union. Camp one was with Mirrabooka High Yr 8 boys doing a selective boys to men type camp. 17 kids, lots of attitude and not all good. The last night we had to sleep … Continue reading Where have I been?
I found this cartoon and comment on a site I view from time to time called Transition Culture.It feels appropriate that I should mark the day when the UK government makes it law that all petrol and diesel must contain at least 2.5% of biofuel in some way. In his usual frank and thorough way, … Continue reading Why I Will Only Use Used Veggie Oil
Yes, I know, Scott is on another full blown obsession, so get me a counselor!! Sitting here in Melbourne airport at 5am in the morning surfing Biodiesel sites sipping Gloria Jeans Long Macs.But I thought I would confess to you my readers that I have bought a profession biodiesel production plant. I went pro so … Continue reading Pondering BioDiesel