Simple crop rotation for a healthy vegetable patch

For thousands of years the practice of crop rotation has been benefiting home gardeners and farmers. Every change of season here I look forward to getting out my seed collection and planning what veggies I am going to grow.  There's something very comforting about planning for the half a year ahead, whilst I leaf through … Continue reading Simple crop rotation for a healthy vegetable patch

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Preparing the vegetable patch for next season in 4 easy steps

Change of season is one of the best times of the year. One of the things I look forward to in Autumn is to prepare and plant the kitchen garden beds for the cooler season ahead. Are you keen to prep your garden to produce some delicious veggies for the table this winter? This simple … Continue reading Preparing the vegetable patch for next season in 4 easy steps

10 minute tasty and healthy slowcooker meals

Do you want you and your family to eat real homecooked food made from scratch?  Meals that are tasty and healthy? If you are like me, you have no energy left at 6 o'clock each night to prepare and cook such a meal.  A meal that can take 30 minutes to 1 hour before it's … Continue reading 10 minute tasty and healthy slowcooker meals

How to easily make Kombucha at home

Kombucha is a super health drink that is really quick to make so it is easy to fit brewing a few batches into your weekly routine. In my last post I talked about the benefits of drinking Kombucha.  I also looked at what it is and its long history.  Benefits of drinking this fermented carbonated … Continue reading How to easily make Kombucha at home

What is Kombucha and why is it so good for us?

Have you heard about the health drink called Kombucha and wondered why there is such a buzz about it? Here's 5 reasons why everyone is drinking it. What is Kombucha? I was kindly given a Kombucha starter culture last week. Now that I'm making my first batch of this healthy drink I'm researching what it … Continue reading What is Kombucha and why is it so good for us?