All That’s Orange In My Garden

Hello Everyone. It has been a little while since you heard from me last but that doesn’t mean things have stopped in my garden. Today I thought I would share some beautiful orange flowers that are in my vegetable garden and why I have these particular plants. The first of these are marigolds and IContinue reading “All That’s Orange In My Garden”

Do you have carrots and snow peas? Then make my Honey chicken & ginger stir fry!

When I went out to my garden and came back with lots of carrots and snow peas, my husband said ‘Are you making stir fry’? Well of course the answer had to be yes! There are a few ingredients in our favourite stir fry recipe besides carrots and snow peas including bok choy and youContinue reading “Do you have carrots and snow peas? Then make my Honey chicken & ginger stir fry!”

Naughty Puppy Strikes Again

So once again my husband and I had ensured the dogs could not get into the vegetable garden after Pepper’s last escapades. Pepper, however is a very resourceful dog when she wants something. I had planted a peat pot that had a very small thyme seedling that I had sprouted inside, into a long potContinue reading “Naughty Puppy Strikes Again”

How to prepare a raised garden bed

Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads out there. In Adelaide we were so lucky with the weather, a fine 23C. Before Father’s Day I began preparing my new raised garden bed for planting. There is a special formula I have used over the past few years that I find works really well, I haveContinue reading “How to prepare a raised garden bed”

Naughty Puppy & Garden Extension

How are you all? Here in Adelaide it has been very cold and we have had quite a bit of rain. Of course this is great for the garden but it does limit how much time we can spend out in it. About a week ago my wonderful husband extended our vegetable garden puppy proofContinue reading “Naughty Puppy & Garden Extension”

My Gardening Horrible History

I have been gardening for many years but seriously organic for 2-3 years. I began veggie gardening just as a small hobby at first and enjoyed the small harvest I was able to grow but became frustrated because some plants just didn’t produce anything or bugs got to them first. My husband said he wouldContinue reading “My Gardening Horrible History”