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One of the most valuable skills you can teach yourself in a food garden is to collect seeds. It's not
It doesn't take much to think of an inexpensive gift with lots of heart. These small terracotta pots were so
There are so many great ideas out there for clean lunchboxes with a sustainability focus. These include tips on buying
One of our arch nemesis in a food garden is found at the end of a slimy trail. With a
Poo. The favourite subject of many young boys and girls. For us as adults, one of those things we all
With so much focus on what we’re putting into landfill, it’s always exciting to fall upon a good news story
One of my favourite memories as a child was going to the local farmer’s fields to pick strawberries. I’m fairly
I would have to say that this soup is up in my top 5 favourite soups I make, and my
One of the most important gardening jobs for winter is giving your garden a break from growing. I'm not talking
How to make a soup using a slow cooker?
Slow cookers are so handy, especially during the cooler months. We love creating different dishes that are easy to make
Crunchy Quinoa Salad Recipe - Children will surely love!
I discovered quinoa quite a while ago and I use it in my cooking all the time. It's not actually
How to cook beetroot like an expert
Beetroot's reputation has been tainted over the years from sticking it in a tin, slicing it and adding sugar. For
Providing your baby with organic, pesticide-free and nourishing first foods is high on the priority list for many parents. The
If your mum is anything like mine, when I ask her if there's something she would like for Mother’s Day,
companion flowers for autumn Nasturtiums main 1
When I first discovered companion planting it was like a light bulb got switched on. It’s such a big part
If you're looking for a cheap, fun and quick project to do with the kids, have a go at making
Sometimes we forget to breathe. We all know this feeling, juggling hundreds of jobs, tired children, running late, again, something
2 easy watermelon treats that will quench your thirst!
There is nothing quite like watermelon to cool the body temperature right down and quench your thirst. Since we are
Fairy Easter - Rabbits Easter Picnic Kit
It's not long until Easter when our children, once again, become excited at the thought of a visit from a
Growing garlic in Australia - girl pulling garlic
For years garlic was on my hit list to become a mass producing crop in my food garden. After failing
Asian greens Tatsoi
Asian Greens Their leafy, green and generally don’t take forever to grow, which is always a winner with the kids. 
Microgreens recipe - Microgreen & Orange salad
Growing microgreens Microgreens are tiny and quickly growing green vegetables. It's no big surprise why kids simply love them for their
Autumn Gardening
There will come a time, depending on where you live, when you have to kiss those mass producing summer crops
Kids cooking from the garden
Kids cooking from the garden Kids cooking from the garden is one of the best ways to show them the
Rock bugs and beetles
Rock bugs and beetles are a great way to add some fun and colour to your garden or even your
Easy Seed Saving - sunflowers
You'll love how easy seed saving is when you give it a go yourself, and the cost-benefits are amazing. Most
If you've never experienced sweet and salty together, then this is definitely the recipe you should try. Even my husband loved
If you're looking to add some Garden Sparkle and you're not sure where to start, be inspired by my story.
How to make a mug bug hotel
Want to learn how to make a mug bug hotel that your kids will love? My children have been bugging
Brown larvae in compost
I'm guessing you're reading this because you have brown larvae in compost? You'll be happy to know that this isn't