Handy Herbs

Handy Herbs

How lovely are these little pots?! Mum bought me them for Christmas and they came with the seeds and even the chalk to label them!  We filled and planted them just over a month ago, have been watering the seeds daily and eagerly watching them grow. We are starting to enjoy our first bit of … Continue reading

A quick vegie garden update…

Fresh Vegetables

Tonight’s harvest… Cauliflower, new potatoes, carrots, beetroot, baby squash, purple beans (that turn green when you cook them, very cool!) and the biggest red onion I have ever seen! I can’t take credit for all of this produce, hubby has taken a great interest in ensuring all the vegies are well cared for and picked … Continue reading

Here it is… the vegie garden!!

Other than leaving our friends and family, one of the hardest things about leaving our last place was leaving our vegetable garden that we had worked so hard on. We have moved to a much cooler climate and our new place didn’t have a garden, though there was PLENTY of space for one!! So what … Continue reading

Green Tomato Chutney

Green Tomato Chutney

Isn’t it always the way, you just settle in and then suddenly ‘Hey! We’re moving!’ (I promise I will update you on this soon!) …And it just so happened that my vegetable garden was flourishing – beans, cherry tomatoes, celery, lettuce, parsley, the list goes on. We ate a lot and gave a lot away, … Continue reading

Vegetables Galore!

Vegies galore

I must apologise for the delay since my last post but I can assure you it hasn’t been for a lack of things to write about! One of my dear friends got married this week and I was privileged to be a bridesmaid. In the last week we’ve had a pre-wedding High Tea and Hens … Continue reading