We all love coffee, but often the beans have travelled a long way to reach our cup. But it is possible to grow your own coffee and cut down on those food miles. We show you how.
Looking to compost your food waste? Worm composting is one of the best ways to dispose of your kitchen scraps. Find out more with our beginner’s guide.
Why bother with store-bought pastry when it’s so easy to make your own! This homemade pastry recipe is perfect for savory pies and quiches.
Learn how to add practical pockets to dresses, skirts and pants with this simple technique.
Going away? Don’t forget to give your sourdough starter a little love! We show you how to keep your sourdough starter alive while you’re on holidays.
Preserve your harvest with this delicious Dilly Beans recipe. Just a few ingredients and you’ll be enjoying pickled beans year round.
Learn to make your own homemade mixed peel. The perfect ingredient for festive treats, this zero-waste hack is delicious and a great way to use up citrus!
Bush tucker – the fruits and aromatic leaves of the tropical and subtropical rainforests of Eastern Australia – provides a whole new palette of spices, fragrances and flavours for the adventurous cook.
We show you how to prepare a homegrown and foraged Christmas feast.
There’s nothing quite like tending to your own flock of chickens. Find out how and what to feed chickens to ensure they’re in top health.
Learn how to revamp your recycling routine with our guide on how to recycle in an earth-centered way.
Entertaining, intelligent and productive animals, keeping backyard goats can offer a lot of benefits to a permaculture system.
Seven simple ways turn spent coffee grounds into household hacks! Check out these simple ideas to turn your coffee addiction into a handy habit!
We reveal the benefits of “chop and drop” mulching and show you how to grow your own mulch for your garden.
Find out about wild harvester Diego Bonetto in our latest Pip Podcast.
All too often we fail to allow enough time or space for crop succession planting, which will ensure a consistent supply of produce from your backyard veggie patch.
In just three easy steps we show you how to patch clothes by hand and give new life to a worn garment.
Would you like to learn how to live a more self-sufficient and sustainable lifestyle? Pip’s Simple Skills for Self-Sufficiency 14-part Video Series will teach you all the skills you need.
Ready to start keeping chickens at home? Our easy beginner’s guide explains how to house them, what to feed them and how to keep them healthy.
Looking to raise seedlings in cooler climates? A cold frame can help. We show you how to build your own “mini greenhouse” with our simple to follow guide.