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Your cup of Tea 7: the three Lemon Teas

The coming weeks we introduce you to about 25 different natural health teas (without added  flavours and other artificial additives). Here the third part of the introduction. 123 more words

YUM Eat Cafe

Due to our busy lives, we have adopted many food items and habits that are pretty convenient to us. What we do not realize is that, we are living in a world full of chemicals. 489 more words


Tasty Tuesday ... Potato Coconut Soup with sizzling Shiitakes

For Christmas, my sister sent me a fabulous vegetarian cookbook! It’s a treasure filled with vegetarian and vegan comfort food from Germany! Thank you, Schwesterherz! I think of you often when I’m chopping and cooking away in my kitchen! 344 more words


Greenhouse – Sowing begins!

The wind is howling and the temperatures are falling; I just checked the forecast and terrifyingly we are threatened with temperatures falling to minus 5°C for the next two days and remaining cold for at least the next week. 784 more words

What We're Eating From The Garden

LCHF Prawn Thai Curry 

Serves 6


1 kg deveined Prawns in shell

1 tin Coconut Milk

3 tsp red curry paste

3 small Limes

3 TBS Virgin Olive Oil… 168 more words


An Old Idea in a New Year


Sometimes, I can be pretty persistent on non-essential things. (That’s the nice way of saying it. Most would say obstinate, irritating, stubborn, head strong, or worse .) I had once pestered (or more accurately: nagged) people to do things for or with me, even though they were clearly unwilling to. 1,017 more words


Flowering Lemon Grass

Today’s photos show a single flower stalk on our Lemon grass plant (Cymbopogon citratus) growing in our hill. I have never seen the Lemon grass plant bloom before and went to take a closer look at it. 125 more words

Flowers & Plants