Archives for February 2010

Getting growing

My garden may have been a bit neglected this weekend. I was focusing on growing in other areas. I had the great pleasure of getting down and dirty and talking Entrepreneurial Design with Bek Hodgson and a team of fellow Webstock workshoppers. A huge thank you to everyone on the course for giving me tremendous […]

Ode to Summer

I just adore food. Growing it, cooking it, buying it, eating it, serving it up to friends, photographing it, talking about it, reading about it… yes, I’m obsessed. Happily! And this, dear friends is the utter joy of summer to me – sunny days, champagne, friends and cooking food for that was growing in my […]

Holy Beans

It’s my first crop of holy beans, which I am indeed wholly excited about. For those who aren’t familiar with my love of these little angels, please take a look at my article Growing Magic Beans. This first crop is destined for my stomach, the second will be for seed and out on the Seedy […]

Seed bank envy

I haven’t seen my kitchen table for the last couple of weeks. It’s completely covered in seed. Herb and flower seed particularly, because it hasn’t been a great growing season, in these parts, for vegetables. And I probably can’t explain the absolute joy, delight and envy I felt when seeing photos of the Baker Creek […]