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Community Kitchen Garden, Castlemaine

The Castlemaine Community Kitchen Garden was launched in December 2013. This new community garden is situated right in the centre of town in a carpark behind the Continuing Education building. 217 more words

I was so excited by my day off that I woke up at 4.30AM. I may need a nanna nap.

Daphne and Maris “holding hands” on the couch.

August is shaping up to be a hugely busy month for me. There’s only 2 days in the whole month where I’m not working on either teaching or thermomix, (or both.) Today is one of those days. 438 more words

Children.

On my front porch.

Remember when I planted the daffodil and jonquil bulbs in the herb wicking bed?
Some have come up!
(So’s Daphne… this is two seconds before she got told off.) 194 more words

Gardening

The Street Front Veggie Patch; 1

The way our block is positioned the ideal┬áplace for a veggie patch would be where our current car port is. Eventually we’d love to move that – but in the interim we had to come up with an alternative – so last season we experimented with building up the soil in the front yard as well a few soft plastic planters – we even had veggies potting mix delivered. 391 more words

Garden

Oops Wicking Bed ( And Self Watering Container) Mistakes and Fixes

I need to ask your forgiveness. I followed some very bad advice in my container garden this year, and worse, I passed on the information before I tested it. 531 more words

Vegetable Gardening

Very excited about coops and permaculture lectures. I know how to live, baby!

I saw this on Facebook today. I’ve found a builder for a new chicken coop for the gerls in the big run and I want it automated and user friendly, ( 245 more words

Gardening