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Helen Edwards Award winning blogger and author Australia

Welcome to The Sustainable Home Hub, where we help you to live a gentle life. I am Helen Edwards, an award winning eco-living and wellbeing blogger, children's book author, Mama to 3, Psychology Phd Candidate, and lover of people and planet. Our focus is on reducing eco-anxiety, removing barriers to sustainability, and helping you to take small simple actionable steps towards a more sustainable home and life.


Warped Threads, Woven Art For Your Walls

By helene | October 21, 2018 | 11

Handmade crafts such as crochet and weaving, are becoming increasingly popular, as we crave more time offline, and the satisfaction of creating something with our own hands. Warped Threads, was founded by Nicky and Courtney after discovering a mutual love for…

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Tips for a Sustainable Christmas

How to Make an Ucycled Paper Christmas Wreath

By helene | October 21, 2018 | 0

There is nothing like the joy of giving a homemade gift. As we approach the end of the year, if you want to give your loved ones something you have created with your own hands, then it is time to…

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how to make the best ever mango chutney

How to Make The Best Ever Mango Chutney!

By helene | October 20, 2018 | 39

Making something yourself is one of the most satisfying things you can ever do. When it is also a delicious recipe, it means you can enjoy healthy, homemade food, that makes a difference to your health and our planet. One…

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5 Tips to Keep Weight Loss Going During Christmas

Tips for a Sustainable Christmas

By helene | October 19, 2018 | 2

The world is spinning around as it always has done, but every year seems to rush by faster and faster. As in many people’s lives, for us time is marked by birthdays – ours go like this: there are a…

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Painting an Upholstered Chair with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

By helene | October 15, 2018 | 114

Chairs are such a solid investment when it comes to furniture purchases. You can find chairs in secondhand stores, op shops, roadside and your grandmother’s shed. They are everywhere. When buying or finding a chair, look for solid features, line,…

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The Top 7 Things to Consider When Building or Renovating Your Home

By helene | October 11, 2018 | 0

Getting the sustainability aspects of a home build or renovation right from the start is important. If you get advice too far into the project, it can be too late. This goes for a new build and a renovation or…

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10 Reasons Why You Matter

By helene | October 10, 2018 | 59

Do you have those days where you feel down in the dumps? Everything seems to go wrong and before you know it, you are starting to tell yourself you are no good? You are not alone. On World Mental Health…

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Garage Sale Trail 2018, Top Adelaide Picks

By helene | October 9, 2018 | 0

The Garage Sale Trail is nearly here! Held each year, the Garage Sale Trail is one BIG WEEKEND of garage sales held across Australia on October 20 and 21. It is like a usual weekend of sales, on steroids! The…

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