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  • Preserved Beetroot

    I’ve never been a fan of Beetroot.  I think I was put off it as a kid when it would come in a burger (common addition to a New...

    • Posted November 26, 2012
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  • Strawberry
    1st Strawberry Haul

    We have had a pretty grim Spring so far.  Instead of the warm, bright days, we’ve had lots of grey and rain. My Chilli seeds haven’t come up because...

    • November 15, 2012
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  • Perennial Chili Plant
    Growing Perennial Chilli (or Chili) Plants

                We absolutely love Chillies, and we eat A LOT of them.  Which is why we absolutely have to grow our own, because if...

    • November 8, 2012
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  • green smoothies
    How To Use More Green Vegetables

    There was a time when growing Spinach, Silverbeet or Kale seemed like the worst idea in the world, to me. I never really enjoyed these vegetables as a child,...

    • October 27, 2012
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  • edible garden
    Bargain Hunting

    It’s been a beautiful, sunny Spring day today so I decided to get out of the house, away from writing, away from my computer, and go to a local...

    • October 18, 2012
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  • potash
    Organic Fertilizers – Wood Ash For Potash

    While, where I live, we are slowly (very slowly) heading out of Winter towards Summer, other parts of the world are getting ready to settle in for the colder...

    • October 3, 2012
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