Coconut Tomato Dhal

I love Dhal. My girls love Dhal. My boys, alas, do not. This recipe is but one of my attempts to change the boys’ minds. No bueno. As for me, I love the creaminess of the coconut – it’s taken dhal to new heights. Dhal is not only for rice – my favourite way is […]

Bountiful Spring

My Spring In The Vegie Patch workshop has had a facelift! I’ve chucked in citrus + fruit trees + lunch! As per usual it’ll be full on … inspiration plus 🙂 Here’s The Low Down Today is all about growing yourself a bounty!, about key tasks that make a big difference. Jam packed this workshop […]

In The Chookyard – Dustbath, Fresh Ground + A Video

  Fresh Ground Where are your chickens hanging out at the mo? I hope they’re not on muddy, bare ground… Unless your chooks are free ranging over a large area, it’s super important to move them about. Make it a two for one deal and get them  on the job. My chooks are gainfully employed […]

Get Your Greenhouse Ready Set To Grow

I love this bit – the getting-set-up-to-grow bit, as much as I do the growing. Prepping the soil, working out whats growing where, building frames… it’s good work. Besides which, being all ready to go at planting time is the cats pajamas. My August greenhouse mission goes like this Clean the roof and walls. I […]