We love the idea of turning dog poo into biogas power for lighting our park so we were happy to find all the poo we could on our daily walks to and fro school. And surprise, surprise! We actually won the competition…and we have since been practising to pick up more poo with one of … Continue reading Winner of the Global Poo Challenge
This was the last swap for the year but it doesn't mean that our gardens will stop producing! Looking forward to a bountiful harvest in 2014. Enjoy the photos and have a merry X'mas and happy new year!
I had to share this now when the nasturtiums are growing wild and there are lots of seeds. I've collected some and pickled them….they were perfect! I won't repeat the recipe here as Garden Betty has done it so well so please read and follow the recipe on her blog. Very quick and simple recipe! … Continue reading Turning nasturtium seeds into capers
Due to health issues, I've decided to increase my intake of probiotics but not dairy products. Hence I've discovered water kefir grains and this is my new craze, LOL! You can read a lot about them on the internet so I won't repeat all that info except that they are a great source of non-dairy … Continue reading Healthy Fizzy Drink
We have only been introduced to Silverbeet/Chard less than 10 years ago when we moved to Australia. Before that, have never even heard about or seen them before. First taste we had, it was 'different'. It would have been perfect if we fell in love with it immediately as it was so easy to grow, … Continue reading Indian Spiced Silverbeet