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My next book

Dear friends I can’t decide on the topic of my next book! So I’m asking you. I’m tossing up between these two A diary – month by month in the garden with recipes to use seasonal excess and all my monthly tips or The Abundant Vegie Patch! – a book covering all the basics that […]

Today in my vegie garden

From October through to April I spend as much time as poss in my garden. About 3 days a week at this time of year, keeps the food garden rolling and bringing us a daily harvest. I diary the garden each week – 3 whole days! Heaven. Here’s what today looked like. Sunday 18 November […]

Good Things Take Time

The evolution of soil from clay to well drained, gorgeous growing stuff is a delight. From despair to joy! Check in with your soil before you start planting this August, because this time of year is a good tell of how your soil health is. If it’s not ready, don’t rush into it.  Plant in […]

Pea Frames, Windproof Broccoli + Garlic Prep

For climbing crops like peas, sno peas, beans and indeterminate tomatoes, it’s all about the frame. Those of you who’ve been with me a while will be familiar with my love of reinforcing mesh – the best all round garden frame ever! Easy to store when not in use, easy to put up and take […]