HALE W18 Masthead
user

Mia Swainson

Mia Swainson is passionate about creating a more sustainable world and believes that everyone can make a difference. Trained as an environmental engineer, Mia has worked in sustainable development with the Australian Government and community sector for more than 15 years. Mia’s work has taken her around the world to Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and back to Canberra. She currently tends her kitchen garden, cares for three young boys and is growing her executive coaching consultancy (miaswainson.com.au/wp).

All posts

Add zing to your winter with five secret ingredients

Do you look in the fridge and despair at the thought of the same,...

Mia Swainson

How to start your plastic free life 

Every year humans throw away enough plastic to circle the Earth four times. Half...

Mia Swainson

Sustainable Life: eight herbal teas to make at home

Hold a hot cup of tea in your hands. Take a sip and let...

Mia Swainson

Sustainable Life: Carbon neutral family

Global warming looms like a tribe of rampaging giants. Sea levels rising, extreme weather...

Mia Swainson

Sustainable Life: Green transport

Zip, zoom, zip. Just squeezing in a trip to the shops. Just picking the...

Mia Swainson

Sustainable Life: Summer’s Kitchen Garden

Summer in my garden tastes of juicy, cherry tomatoes that are warm from the...

Mia Swainson

Sustainable Life: Change a habit, change the world

We all have the power to change the world… our world. The small decisions...

Mia Swainson

Sustainable Life: From food waste to garden food

It’s BBQ season. A time for good food and good friends to relax together....

Mia Swainson