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How to easily make seed storage envelopes
One of the most valuable skills you can teach yourself in a food garden is to collect seeds. It’s notRead more.
These small terracotta pots make the most amazing gifts
It doesn’t take much to think of an inexpensive gift with lots of heart. These small terracotta pots were soRead more.
Energize a lunchbox with these 5 healthy garden snacks!
There are so many great ideas out there for clean lunchboxes with a sustainability focus. These include tips on buyingRead more.
The best organic snail and slug solutions for success!
One of our arch nemesis in a food garden is found at the end of a slimy trail. With aRead more.
Did you know about this pet poo composter – EnsoPet?
Poo. The favourite subject of many young boys and girls. For us as adults, one of those things we allRead more.
Stop press! The very good bra is compostable!
With so much focus on what we’re putting into landfill, it’s always exciting to fall upon a good news storyRead more.
Want to know how to grow berries in Australia?
One of my favourite memories as a child was going to the local farmer’s fields to pick strawberries. I’m fairlyRead more.
You’ll love this amazing pumpkin and cauliflower soup!
I would have to say that this soup is up in my top 5 favourite soups I make, and myRead more.
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.
Tomato and lentil soup (slow cooker)
Slow cookers are so handy, especially during the cooler months. We love creating different dishes that are easy to makeRead more.
Want to try the most amazing crunchy quinoa salad?
I discovered quinoa quite a while ago and I use it in my cooking all the time. It’s not actuallyRead more.
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. ForRead 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.
5 presents for mum that will make her garden bloom
If your mum is anything like mine, when I ask her if there’s something she would like for Mother’s Day,Read 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 the best seeds for eggheads?
If you’re looking for a cheap, fun and quick project to do with the kids, have a go at makingRead more.
How to ensure kids are growing with gratitude.
Sometimes we forget to breathe. We all know this feeling, juggling hundreds of jobs, tired children, running late, again, somethingRead more.
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 areRead more.
You’ll love this fairy Easter activity that’s also chocolate free!
It’s not long until Easter when our children, once again, become excited at the thought of a visit from aRead 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.
A mouthwatering microgreen salad you will love.
Growing microgreens Microgreens are tiny and quickly growing green vegetables. It’s no big surprise why kids simply love them for theirRead 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.
How to get your kids cooking from the garden.
Kids cooking from the garden Kids cooking from the garden is one of the best ways to show them theRead more.
These rock bugs and beetles will make you smile
Rock bugs and beetles are a great way to add some fun and colour to your garden or even yourRead 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.
Sweet & Salty Watermelon Salad (with edible flowers)
If you’ve never experienced sweet and salty together, then this is definitely the recipe you should try. Even my husband lovedRead more.
How to make your Garden Sparkle.
If you’re looking to add some Garden Sparkle and you’re not sure where to start, be inspired by my story.Read more.
How to make a mug bug hotel your kids will love.
Want to learn how to make a mug bug hotel that your kids will love? My children have been buggingRead more.