December 30, 2016

Green Burials

Some Australians are taking their commitment to the environment to the grave, opting for eco-friendly burials where headstones are replaced by GPS coordinates. Elizabeth Pratt reports.

Change the doom and gloom to doom and green?

I don’t know about you but I know that I am somewhat of a miser! Yes, I don’t mind admitting I am one for frugal living and find great solace in nabbing bargain or reusing what I have until it is in tatters. Deep down we all like to save a penny here and there, […]

Till death (and after) do us be Green!

My mother was adamant that she wanted to be buried in a cardboard box, but alas, the funeral home trotted out the hideous chipboard veneered with shiny wood and my Dad fell for it.  I think it is very important to talk about the issue of funerals and burial and keep it green.