Hope Seeds

A quick little shout out to these guys at Hopeseeds who brings us a heartfelt fundraising opportunity for your community. Mark Adcock created Hopeseeds after reading an article in newspaper about the national shortage of swan plants and the starving monarch caterpillars. He saw a connection with the life cycle and metamorphosis of a caterpillar with the […]

Pest Smarts + Neem Giveaway!

Heat and harvest come to this – pests. It’s easy to malign them, “Damn things!”, but pests are not malicious, they’ve come because you’ve served dinner. Aphids, leafhoppers, scale, thrips, green vegetable bugs – put a feed out, create the perfect environment and they will come! A pest free garden Got ya there! Nope, wont […]

Rosewater Almond Cake

Bring your rose petals to the table with this beautiful cake. Perfectly timed for the many celebrations that take place at this time of year. It looks gorgeous, but is super simple to make. This cake comes to us from “My Petite Kitchen Cookbook” by Eleanor Ozich. I love this cake for it’s moist texture and […]

Today in my Vegie Patch: 25 November

Such a beautiful morning. We park up on the couch with our coffee and breath in the Jasmine and soak up the hills. A front is coming in, so even though its Sunday we’re keen to get up and into the day to make hay while the sun shines. Matt’s all fired up for our […]