Posts Tagged ‘how-to’

10 Ways to Eat More Vegetables

If you follow I Spy Plum Pie on facebook or are on my newsletter list then you’ll have probably seen me talking about a bunch of new podcasts I’ve been listening to lately, including Straight & Curly hosted by Carly from Smaggle and Kelly Exeter from A Life Less Frantic. They did an episode recently on eating 5 cups of vegetables a day which got me thinking, so today I’m sharing my favourite easy ways to eat more vegetables. I’d love to hear your tips too!


Spice Guide: Cumin

Welcome to the first post in a new series here at ISPP – my Spice Guide! Each month I am going to delve deep into one spice and talk all about its history, flavour profile, uses and more, so we can all get a little more adventurous in the kitchen. I’m kicking things off with one of my most used spices, so here we go with the Spice Guide: Cumin!


6 Tips For More Ethical Travel

I’ve been lucky enough to do a little travel in my time, and I have more travel on the horizon for this year, and whilst it is definitely an amazing thing to do, it can have a detrimental impact on both people & places if we aren’t careful. Today I wanted to share some tips for more responsible and ethical travel, and I’d love to hear your thoughts and suggestions as well!


9 Tips for Better Smoothies

Over the warmer months I drink a lot of smoothies (which you’ve probably already noticed if you follow me on instagram!) and I’ve had a few questions about what I put in them, so today I thought I’d share my top 9 tips for better smoothies. Once you master some of these things then your flavour possibilities will be seemingly endless!


7 Tips for a Water Efficient Garden

As we head into summer here in the southern hemisphere our poor gardens get dried out from the harsh sun and if we’re not careful our plants get rather sad looking. However unfortunately water is something we have to use carefully here in Australia (and much of the world), so I’m here to help with my top tips for a water efficient garden.


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