Good Riddance, Winter!

I thought winter was supposed to be the quiet season. I had great plans of getting small bits and pieces done, you know, the things you shove to the side when the weather is good: cleaning all the windows, building a spice shelf, doing some fun crafty things... Most of that stuff went out the…

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Better Late Than Never

I am pleased to announce that the vege garden has things in it. And not just soil. It is like gardening in slow motion at the moment but my motto has become 'Better late than never'. It has taken me a week to get four trenches of potatoes dug and planted. Thankfully, that is the most…

Behold, a Vege Garden Awaits

Over Labour Weekend things have suddenly progressed in the vege garden department. Don't get too excited, there still aren't any plants in the bed yet! The Little Fulla has been having some longer stretches of sleep plus having The Husband around on the weekend makes a big difference. The Husband has earned himself some major brownie points…

Garlic And a Manure Dressing

After my poop mission the other day, I got some garlic bulbs for planting from Bunnings. Some people swear by planting garlic on the shortest day, June 21, others I think just like the routine of planting on the same date every year. But garlic can be planted in July too, and even August in some…