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The most important gardening jobs for winter
One of the most important gardening jobs for winter is giving your garden a break from growing. I’m not talkingRead more.
How to grow organic baby food full of goodness
Providing your baby with organic, pesticide-free and nourishing first foods is high on the priority list for many parents. TheRead more.
How to choose the best companion flowers for autumn
When I first discovered companion planting it was like a light bulb got switched on. It’s such a big partRead more.
Want to know how to grow garlic in Australia?
For years garlic was on my hit list to become a mass producing crop in my food garden. After failingRead more.
Why are Asian greens the best autumn crop?
Asian Greens Their leafy, green and generally don’t take forever to grow, which is always a winner with the kids.Read more.
Autumn Gardening. How to prepare for your best crop!
There will come a time, depending on where you live, when you have to kiss those mass producing summer cropsRead more.
You’ll love how easy seed saving really is
You’ll love how easy seed saving is when you give it a go yourself, and the cost-benefits are amazing. MostRead more.
Brown larvae in compost? What you need to know.
I’m guessing you’re reading this because you have brown larvae in compost? You’ll be happy to know that this isn’tRead more.
How to turn rosemary cuttings into a gift
Rosemary is a Mediterranean woody perennial herb known for its wonderful flavour. It’s one of the most popular herbs andRead more.
Can you really save money with a vegetable garden?
Any home gardener will tell you the produce tastes better, has higher nutrient content, and is the one form ofRead more.
How to build a no dig garden full of love
Building a no dig garden was high on my agenda once my beautiful Greenlife raised garden planter arrived. Finding theRead more.
These vertical garden planters will make you very happy
Do you have a screen which is rather plain and boring? My husband built mine using wood screwed horizontally ontoRead more.
Do you want better ways for household waste recycling?
Household waste recycling isn’t as hard as you think. In Australia, on average a family will throw away 20% ofRead more.
Want the best salad garden in 4 easy steps?
If you’re anything like me, you’d get excited when the warmer weather arrives. This is the time that our foodRead more.
An awesome herb wall garden that will make you want one!
I love getting a parcel in the post. It reminds me of being a child awaiting Christmas presents from distantRead more.
What are the best tools for my garden?
With so many garden tools to choose from, how do you know which are going to be the best forRead more.
Why a raised garden planter makes the perfect gift
My brother has a small courtyard garden that gets a little sun. Like I, he was brought up with aRead more.
How to make learning about garden soil fun!
Soil testing is a way you can get to know your soil a bit better before you grow your plants.Read more.
Learn how to make awesome origami seed raising pots
There are lots of different options out there to raise seedlings and to be honest, I think I’ve tried themRead more.
Find out why this garden kneeler is the best investment!
As I get older, I find some of the things I used to be able to do, I struggle withRead more.
Why a Vermihut Worm Farm is the best investment!
Vermihut Worm Farm When I first started looking at worm farms, I thought they would be really difficult to lookRead more.
The best time and tools to prune citrus – find out more.
Pruning Citrus Trees Citrus trees don’t technically need to be pruned, however, if you leave them to grow wild theyRead more.
How to turn a microgreens kit into amazing pizza.
You’ll be growing, harvesting, cooking and eating microgreens in no time. This Microgreens Kit has everything you need to get started.Read more.
6 gardening gifts for dad that will make his jaw drop!
Dad’s can be a challenge to buy for, let’s face it do men really need undies and socks? Spending timeRead more.
Benefits of raised garden beds you won’t believe!
Raised garden beds have been a saviour in my garden. When I moved into my home I couldn’t wait toRead more.
Becoming Sustainable. 5 easy steps and why it’s important.
Sustainable living is not just a buzzword or the latest catchphrase people are using. Have you heard the words ‘reducingRead more.
Find out what veggies to plant now for amazing results!
There is nothing like growing your own nutrient-dense food for your family to enjoy. It’s a great way to getRead more.
How to Make Fun & Easy Australian Native Bird Feeders
As a family, we love being out in our garden listening to nature. The kids get to watch and learnRead more.
Review you need to read on superior retractable hose reel!
Retractable Hose Reel Review Who would have thought a retractable hose reel would take me back in time to whenRead more.