Edible Backyard Summer Gathering Photos

The most magic of gardening events…. the Edible Backyard Summer Gathering. I have waxed lyrically about the Gathering before and the 2014 event has just been sensational. There is so much to learn, so many wonderful people to talk with, and the most incredible garden to see. Thank you to everyone who shared some time […]

Plant books make great xmas pressies

It’s been quite a special year here at LovePlantLife HQ for a wide and wonderful variety of reasons. Another I’m very thankful for has been the chance to review some mighty fine books for Booksellers NZ. If you still have Xmas pressies to gather, or if you’re mustering the summer reading list these titles are […]

Sometimes we lack the words: The Lexicon of Sustainability

Words are the building blocks for new ideas. They have the power to activate change and transform societies. Good golly galooshes, some people are clever. Let me introduce to Douglas Gayeton and Laura Howard-Gayeton have been travelling around the USA meeting some of my personal heroes and a fair few other fine-minded individuals. The result is a […]

Spring is here and so is the new Seed Catalogue!

It’s been a marathon effort to to bring you what I believe to be one of the finest selections of seed for NZ edible gardens. The growing, harvesting, cleaning, drying, packing, writing up, researching, packaging… and then we put it all into a nice big colourful catalogue hoping you’ll be as excited about it as […]