Health & Sustainability, learning from the Rio + 20 Summit

Helen Edwards Green Living, Health and Wellbeing, Healthy Planet, Sustainability, Wellbeing 1 Comment

At the national scientific meeting of the Australian Diabetes Educator’s and Diabetes Society last week I was excited to hear a speaker focusing on the connections between health and environment. This was not just in the usual “we have a …

Green Point Design, blending environment & social issues in design

Helen Edwards Design, House Tours, Inspiration, Interior Decorating Design, Interviews, Sustainability 2 Comments

I am always on the look out for people in the architecture, design and building industry who support and use sustainable and environmental approaches in their work. Even better when they have a clear vision about the importance of social …

Sustainable Design Principles Event, Sydney 5th September 2013

Helen Edwards Decorating Favourites, Interior Decorating Design 0 Comments

Sustainable Design Principles Event (SDPE) is on again!  An exclusive annual event aimed at  communicating and engaging the design and construction industry on sustainable design and products. The lovely Eminè Mehmet, The Global Sustainability Ambassador, invited me to come along!  So I …

Bernadette’s rural recycling passion

Helen Edwards Decorating & DIY, Designing Mums, House Tours, Interior Decorating Design, Project Journal, Recycle Design, Upcycle, Upcycling Posts 0 Comments

Bernadette is one of the lovely people in our Recycled Interiors community and she is first cab off the rank with a Project Post! Project Posts can be sharing things you want to work on around your home, small or …

McBride Charles Ryan Architects unique house build, Cloud House

Helen Edwards Decorating Favourites, House Tours, Interior Decorating Design 4 Comments

McBride CharlesRyan (MCR) are an Architect company who work from the basic premise of providing exceptional design for their clients. They work hard to find new ways to solve problems in design and to come up with unique ideas. MCR …

Sustainable House Day 2013

Helen Edwards Decorating Favourites, Green Living, Interior Decorating Design 4 Comments

Sustainable House Day is coming on Sunday 8th September! The event began in 2001 as an initiative of the Australian Solar Energy Society (AuSES). (image above of a Sustainable House – via Permaculture Sydney). The Sustainable House Day website reports that last year, …