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How to Make a Sourdough Starter (in Stick Drawings)

I taught a sourdough starter workshop last month and I really could have used some graphics to outline the process. Creating a starter from scratch may sound complicated ( 73 more words

Zero Waste

Chicken Stock - Another Base For Good Things To Come

I forgot to take a picture of the ‘before’ part, so my sincerest apologies for the less natural photos, but look how much stock you can make from a small chicken! 243 more words

Food

Week 8: Get To Know Your Rubbish No.1 - Plastics

I figured that at the current stage, going entirely Zero Waste (or a considerable part of the way at least) is going to be a long process. 1,049 more words

Zero Waste

Nature has no wastage | Towards a Bharatiya life

Imagine if plants start focusing only on their food (input – Carbon di-oxide) and start considering their excreta (output – oxygen) as “waste” to be disposed off in some drainage  296 more words

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DIY: Recycled cell phone holder (Pictorial guide)

Now since spring is approaching and the winter lotion bottles emptied, why not do away with it (empty bottles) creatively.

You can either hang the cell phone holder or simply keep it on the table. 78 more words

DIY

Moroccan Pumpkin and Lentil Stew

Part of the fall CSA box had many different winter squashes and it’s time to make something from one of them. In researching the environmental footprint of this recipe I learned a lot about lentils.This was a recipe that was tasty and fun to research it’s origins. 767 more words

Environment

Minimalism Update #1

Two months ago, I wrote about a challenge I gave myself:   1. to minimize the number of throw-away cups (and those single-use plastic covers they come with) when I buy coffee and   2. 786 more words

Healing Ourselves And The Planet