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Up the Garden Path

Hubby had the day off work today and managed to get a couple of great little jobs done around the house. The first not so little job that he got done was to extend the path through the shade house.  For some unknown reason the path finished about two thirds of the way...

UFO’s – Destroying the Evidence

We know that our farm used to be part of a large dairy farm and 40 acres of it was subdivided off in 1991 to create 8 smaller lots ranging from 2 – 10 acres.  We believe we are the 3rd owners of our block (3.5 acres) and we know that the owner before us did not...

Bed Preparation

The weekend was a busy one but some important work was done. I have 4 vegetable garden beds that I am trying to rotate my crops through.  2 of the beds are close to the house are about 1.5 by 4m and are raised to a height of 40 cm and we have filled them with good...

On My Mind is the Wind in my Hair…

As summer approaches there is nothing like a cooling breeze on a hot afternoon in the garden. Introducing this Summers must have item. But Wait!!!! Don’t pay too much!! You too can have one too at next to no cost. Steps: Wait for a warm and windy day. Garden to...

Sourdough Failure – Help Required

I am failing at making sourdough and I have no idea why.  I have a theory but let me give you some back ground. I made my starter and it was everything that the various websites said it should be. Starter bubbling away And the first couple of times I used my starter...