On Show

Four of my ventures joined forces for the weekend’s Kapiti Sustainable Home and Garden show. Despite the onset of a cold for both the baby and I, we braved wind, rain and stage fright to present LovePlantLife, Garden Kapiti, Seedy Sunday, the Kapiti Seed Store. And we even fitted in a seed-saving workshop. (Notes for […]

Kapiti bits, bobs, biodynamics and backyards

Spring is clearly in the air and the Kapiti Coast is starting to buzz with garden activity. The Seedy Sunday website has info on some of the excitement. — Te Ra is hosting a series of workshops with world-renowned biodynamics experts Peter Proctor and Rachel Pomeroy. First one is Thursday so you better be quick! […]

Edible Backyard Spring Festival – 8 October

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

Yesterday it snowed at my house. I live near the beach, in a place it never snows. I can count on two fingers the number of times I’ve been in falling snow. I put the little one to bed, rugged up and ran around outside like a 5 year old. Alas, it didn’t settle so […]