Food Bloggers Rock!

Hoardes of writer-types armed with cameras and forks descend on the Capital today for the New Zealand Food Bloggers Association Conference. With the most delicious conference programme I’ve ever seen, I’m terribly jealous and want to spend far more time writing about food in order to be eligible for next year’s gathering. As you know, […]

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 […]


Experiencing a few major site changes – not all of them expected. Hope to be back to normal service soon. Meanwhile, let me introduce you to the new LovePlantLife seeds shop.

Edible Backyard Summer Festival 2012

That was one helluva heavenly weekend. That Kath Irvine woman is something very special! Edible Backyard is Kath’s creation – an awe-inspiring, drop-jaw gorgeous backyard paradise from which she teaches others the wonders of gardening. She has gathered around her an amazing team of people to put on this sensational Summer Festival and I feel […]