“Maureen is an outstandingly inspiring teacher and facilitator. She brings passion, expertise and total integrity to her workshops. I found these workshops to be informative and practically useful, and they have enabled me to make real changes towards living more sustainably.” Dec 2018. Nicky Chapman, Writer and Editor at Wordwifery. Attended a Sustainable Living Course led by Maureen.

“I strongly recommend Maureen as a facilitator of sustainable practice. She is extremely knowledgeable and socially skilled. Maureen also has an excellent understanding of group process and can adapt to multiple different contexts. If you want to be a more sustainable organisation – get Maureen in to help you!” Dec 2018. Associate Professor Niki Harre, University of Auckland, Author of Psychology for a Better World, and The Infinite Game.

“I attended one of Maureen’s Sustainable Living courses and found her to be one of the best tutors I’ve encountered. She is highly organised and well prepared, and knows her subject matter inside out so can easily answer almost all questions. Maureen is a lively and interesting presenter; uses a variety of teaching methods, content and aids to engage all participants; and exudes genuine warmth, enthusiasm and generosity of spirit that puts everyone at ease and makes for an inclusive and participatory learning experience. She is a great role model, and also highly encouraging, helping with our motivation to make changes in our lives for the better.” Philippa Jamieson, Editor of Organic NZ magazine, Dec 2018.

“The facilitator’s great and has depth of knowledge she easily conveys.” Jill Balfor-Smith, Participant of Sustainable Living Courses, November 2018

“Maureen is an inspiration! A delightful facilitator; she is pragmatic, kind and very informative. I love her eco living in action podcast.” Tess Trotter, The Valley Project, listener to the Eco Living in Action radio show ( Nov 2018,

“Maureen has a wealth of knowledge and I loved doing her courses.” Sandra Cumming, participant of the Sustainable Living course, Nov 2018

“What a fantastic session last night – I found this very enjoyable and the handout was awesome.” Jo Byron, participant of a Make Your Own Cleaners Workshop, November 2018

“Thank you Maureen for sharing your time and knowledge with us last night. I loved listening to what you had to say. I truly enjoyed the workshop; now I need to practice at home!”  Participant of a Make Your Own Cleaners Workshop, November 2018

“Heaps of theory and practical – great to be able to make your own and share recipes. VERY WORTHWHILE!” Participant of a Make Your Own Cleaners Workshop, November 2018

“Very valuable, new and exciting recipes to try. Awesome.” Participant of a Make Your Own Cleaners Workshop, November 2018

“Great workshop. Informative and practical.” Participant of a Make Your Own Cleaners Workshop, November 2018