How to Make Beeswax Wraps | Make Your Own Eco-friendly Plastic Free Alternative

Make your own beeswax wraps as an eco-friendly alternative to clingfilm or plastic wrap. This recipe uses jojoba oil and beeswax to make a nice clingy wrap.

One of the biggest game changers in our plastic free kitchen adventure was discovering how to make beeswax wraps. Plastic wrap, cling film, gladwrap – whatever you want to call it, it is everywhere. We use it to wrap sandwiches, fruit, snacks, leftovers, take-a-plates, cheese, baking, you name it, we can wrap it. Unfortunately, once …

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Preserving Lemons

Preserved lemons are one of my favourite flavours. I use preserved lemon a lot in my cooking, and they are so pricey to buy and Preserving lemons is so easy to do! Winter is the time of year when lemons finally become affordable to frugal stingy bums like me. It is very convenient that it is …

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DIY Recycled Wooden Countertop

To save money building our house we built a recycled wooden countertop for our kitchen bench. These DIY instructions will show you how to make your own wooden counter. #diy #frugal #reno #kitchen

To go with the rustic look of our house I decided to go with a DIY recycled wooden countertop. Here in New Zealand all of our old houses were built using beautiful native timber for the framing, flooring, and cupboards. These houses are often getting demolished these days, making room for newer, warmer homes. I …

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