Today my Sully Bug, my baby, turned 4! In my head he can no longer be considered a “baby”, even though he will always be mine. I don’t know what it is about the number four that makes that so official. I didn’t feel this way when he turned one because well, OF COURSE… Continue reading The Magic Number 4
If you can, seed saving is a very smart move for your garden and your hip pocket. Not only will you end up saving money when it comes to planting your garden, you will also be creating a stronger and more adapted plant for your specific area. By saving the seeds from previously grown veg,… Continue reading Seed Saving
So if you follow me on Instagram or read this blog, you’ll know that I set myself a challenge a week or so back to only spend the money I had earnt out of our Honesty Box to feed my family for a week. (If you have no clue what I’m talking about, read my last… Continue reading “Challenge” update….
Yesterday when I was closing the Honesty Box up I decided to think “bigger” with what I would do with my veggie money. It doesn’t earn hundreds of dollars but it’s enough to make me feel proud of the work we do in our garden and the fact that other people,sometimes complete strangers, would hand… Continue reading Challenge Accepted!
Spaghetti Sunday is a tradition that evolved between my twin sister and I many years ago. We would try and have a family dinner every Sunday night to catch up and without either of us thinking about it, Pasta always seemed to be what we would both cook. Before we realised it, it was the go to meal… Continue reading Spaghetti Sunday….
I am lucky enough to be the mother of three beautiful children who I affectionaly call “The Three Little Pigs” Mainly because there is three of them but also because they are generally in a wild state with dirty clothes, bare feet and grubby faces. Our kids are lucky enough to be brought up on… Continue reading The Three Little Pigs….
The first thing you should do before planting your veggie garden is PLAN your veggie garden. You shouldn’t just buy a big heap of seedlings or seeds and start planting them willy nilly. Sure, some stuff will grow and not all will be lost, but if you want your veggie garden to sustain you for the… Continue reading Prior Preperation Prevents Piss Poor Performance…..or something like that?…….