Author: Merridy Pugh

Merridy Pugh is an editor and writer based in Hobart. She loves books, sun and tropical fish.
0 Comment on Guava-rose tapioca pudding
Posted in Creative Sweet

Guava-rose tapioca pudding

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tapioca is one of those old-fashioned desserts that rarely sees an airing these days. Yes, it’s that…

Native flower Purnululu
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Posted in Daredevil Featured


Reading Time: 2 minutes Purnululu is etched in my memory as bright as the crimson everlasting flower.

Himalayan Sea Salt
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Posted in Cultivator Featured Health

Rich Food, Poor Food

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you’re looking to gain maximum nutrition from what you eat.

zeus and phoenix guinea pigs
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Phoenix and Zeus

Reading Time: 2 minutes If we stick with Zeus, will he become a self-fulfilling prophecy?

buddha head
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The consolations of Buddhism for a troubled planet

Reading Time: < 1 minute I have accepted the concept of there being no “self” or ego.

bluebell Guinea Pig
5 Comments on All of life is change
Posted in Cultivator Featured

All of life is change

Reading Time: 3 minutes I learnt to live the moments with Bluebell.

hand made candle
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Posted in Creative Featured


Reading Time: 2 minutes Beautiful candles are easy to make in moulds.

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Lights and Lamps

Reading Time: 2 minutes I’m a fan of what you might call light ‘bling’.