Getting By With a Little Help From My Friends

Today, I want to celebrate the two clever ladies who hold my hand as I dive into the mysterious world of the internet. Who make what I say and write look beautiful.  Who manage to be smart at what they do and good fun at the same time. Who I am oh so lucky to […]

Loving Autumn

Dewy mornings, and starry nights. Golden days. A garden a flame – red, orange, gold. A full pantry for barren days. Slowly winding down to winter. To woolly socks and fires, to good books and puddings, to rest. I can’t wait! Yours in the earth, Kath  

Don’t Weed, Cultivate.

Weed season begins, and today I hope to inspire you to a life without weeding. It’s time for you to relegate the hard work, on your knees, ripping out great hunks of weed kind of weeding to the past. It’s joyless. It ruins your soil, your back and the crops that struggle to grow through […]

Growing Food – your way, and my Spring Workshops

Greetings gardeners, Workshop season’s here again. I’m out and about a bit, as well as at home teaching. Here they are – my spring workshops, my offerings to you and your food garden. There are loads of ways to grow food – take your pick! Square foot, biointensive, no dig …  Permaculture is my favourite […]