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Gingerbread Biscuits

At this time of year many people are baking gingerbread biscuits and I thought I would share my recipe.  This one uses ground cardamon as well as the ginger and I sometimes bake these during the year as well not just at Christmas. During the year I just use a non...
Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

So what do you bake when you have truckloads of zucchini? Well Chocolate Zucchini Cake of course. This is a really easy recipe and my friends kids loved it although I never told them what was in it, I just called it chocolate cake. Chocolate Zucchini Cake 115 gm...

Worth Watching

We don’t get SBS at our place but I like to keep an eye out for any really interesting documentaries that are on. There is a really interesting series about climate change and the different ways impacts are being felt across America and the world. Separate...
Raw Milk NZ Style

Raw Milk NZ Style

While we were in New Zealand we learnt that just around the corner from my parents place a dairy farm had set up their own little self service milk store right at their farm gate. It is a purpose built bottle filling station open to the public 7 days a week.  Inside...
More Work On Our NZ Farm

More Work On Our NZ Farm

One of the big jobs we wanted to tackle while were in NZ was planting out the rest of our fenced of shelter strip. Last year when I was back in NZ we got the fencing started and planted out about 150 trees.  But that did not even get us half was down our 190m boundry....