Berry Cheesecake Pots

Creamy berry goodness. Not too rich and not too sweet, but rich enough and sweet enough that you don’t feel ripped off… it’s pudding right! The Base 60g almonds (or any nut) 20g melted coconut oil or butter 1 Tblspn honey Whizz the nuts up into a crumb. Mix with coconut oil and honey and […]

The Abundant Vegie Patch Comes To Tauranga!

My favourite workshop – the workshop that really gets your food gardening humming, that changes your food gardening life! – is coming to Tauranga in January. I’m very excited to be teaching from the Crafty Gatherer homestead (home of the broadfork). “This workshop is the best money I’ve spent on my garden” Bryan “What an […]

Of Lemon Tree Borer And Puriri Grubs

This hole in my Tydemans Late Apple shows a puriri larvae is in occupancy. That vertical scar and diamond shaped hole is the giveaway. Things that drill into the trunks of your trees, eating the wood as they go – are not your friends. Even if they are as beautiful as a puriri moth. Lemon […]

Nicola Galloway’s Chocolate + Apricot Fudge

Nicola Galloway’s beautiful gift to us all “Homegrown Kitchen“, is such a brilliant cookbook. It’s a home gardeners kitchen companion, and though it’s wholefood, nourishment plus – the recipes are easily achievable for a family of busy people (and so tasty!) There are no expensive, foreign ingredients (a real let down in many whole food […]