On Sunday we had our Potato & Garlic Workshop run by Gary Hands from Kookaburra Organics. The morning was filled with information about growing in our area, how to plant and when to plant potatoes and garlic. Even I learnt a thing or two about storing garlic in our humid … Read More . . .
This weekend is Anzac Day however I have already been making Anzac Biscuits now for a few weeks as the weather has cooled down and I just love them with a hot cup of tea. My new favorite variation is Date & Sultana, I have moved on from the original recipe and the Dark Chocolate Read More . . .
The kale in the garden has finally coming back to life with the cooler weather after the good down pour or rain last week. Which means it is time to start picking like mad again. I often get asked what to do with kale and my first answer is always kale chips however I use it Read More . . .
Last weekend I took Isla up to visit her grandparents at the farm. As we are moving away I wont be so close to my parents anymore so I wanted to get an extra visit in. I am sure we will get another one in before we move down south. My mum took Isla for Read More . . .
Over the past few years I have managed to meet a few local farmers and I wanted to share with you all the best places to buy farm fresh meat here on the Sunshine Coast. I am a big believer in supporting local food which means supporting the farmers who grew it. Below is a Read More . . .
Seriously we made it, one year of parenting and we have a little lady on our hands. Honestly when folks say 'that they grow up so quick' were not kidding. Today is Isla's 1st Birthday and I am so proud to have this little one in our company. The endless expressions are never tireless and Read More . . .
A couple of weeks back we held a working bee to help plant over 300 native trees on the steeper parts of our block. With friends driving up from as far as northern NSW we had some eager happy faces to help make light work of those trees. The past few years we have worked Read More . . .
Sometimes in life you have to take an opportunity to see where it leads you. Over the past couple of weeks our humble house hold have gone through rolling emotions. Finally I am writing this post still a little shaken but at least on the horizon I see great things. Ever since Isla has come into Read More . . .
Honestly how on earth do you keep a wiggly one year old warm at night? Last night the temperature must have dropped below 20'c and it is only going to get colder. What do I do? For the past few nights I have closed up the house early to keep all the warmth in so Read More . . .