Posts tagged with: gardening

  • growing your own food

6 Simple Reasons Growing Your Own Food Makes Good Sense

If you’ve ever considered growing your own food, or at least supplementing your weekly grocery expedition, now is the best time to start. Don’t let the absence of a backyard hold you back, or even a lack of knowledge, it’s...
  • how to make the most of the new season

How to Make the Most of the New Season

September. The year is two thirds over and a new season has begun. Whether its a season of new beginnings or harvests, it’s an opportunity to stop and give some thought to what’s in store for the next three months...
  • how to grow your own food in an apartment

How to Grow Your Own Food, Even If You Live in an Apartment

Yes. It is possible to grow your own food even if you live in an apartment or a house with little to no garden. The key ingredient you need is: sunlight. As long as you can offer your plants at...
  • weekend reading - smart money, simple life

Weekend Reading #1

Welcome to Weekend Reading. *** We’re looking forward to a mild and mostly sunny weekend here so I’ll have no excuses for not spending some productive time in the garden; taking cuttings, preparing and planting a new bed or two...

April Goals – Propagation and Organisation

Better late than never! April got off to an odd start. I’m blaming Easter and the resultant chocolate coma… The simple truth is, I’ve just been finding it difficult to think, let alone be organised or productive with my work. Maybe...
  • frugal gardening vegetables

Frugal Gardening – How to Start a Vegetable Garden on a Budget

Autumn is here at last and that means it’s time to get the vegie garden prepped and planted for winter crops. I used to run my vegie garden all year (I live in a temperate zone) but for the last...