in the garden

In the Kitchen : Lemonbalm Fruit Salad

One of the first herbs to return in Spring is the lemonbalm. A beautiful and fragrant herb that is wonderful ...

In the Garden

A peek at our garden before we tear it all down and then start again on our new property. We move ...
Recipe for Wild Violet Jelly made from foraged spring violets

In the Kitchen : Wild Violet Jelly

My daughter spent the good part of a morning foraging for violets. I remember adoring violet flavoured chewing gum when ...

Our Garden Journal

I'm hoping ten years of experience gardening in our Australian urban backyard is going provide enough experience to plant a proper ...

In the Garden : Autumn

(in case you're curious she is grinding egg shells in the mortar and pestle to add into the chicken feed ...