Category Archives: gifts

A very peaceful Easter

Happy Easter, Adelaide. It’s a strange one, I know, without camping and all the gatherings that usually go on, but maybe a time to reshape (not lose) some of the rituals that mark our seasons and cultures. And to do … Continue reading

Posted in autumn, Family, fermenting, Food, gifts, hanging out in the garden, pandemic, zones

Kick-start your kitchen garden in May

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Adelaide Gardening Calendar out now

There are so many wonderful gardening books and magazines out there, and I’m really looking forward to delving into some of them this summer! But there are times when it’s useful  to have a simple reminder of what to do … Continue reading

Posted in books, Christmas, fruit, gifts, markets, planning, planting, vegetables

Earth-friendly Christmas gifts from Nadja’s Garden

What’s beautiful, filled with lasting value, recycled and available right now? Gift vouchers for edible garden consultations, home-grown plants and jams, and garden-themed cards printed from Nadja’s drawings. All on recycled paper and ready to post to you or pick … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, gifts, markets, recycling, special offers

Spring Open Day – Monday October 7th

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Downsizing the Garden

Many people these days are living on smaller blocks than was typical in the past, and many older people who have been keen gardeners all their lives are choosing to move into courtyard homes in retirement. There can be a … Continue reading

Posted in access, gifts, permaculture design, resilient gardening

Fundraising the healthy, green, fun way

If you’ve ever sat on a fundraising committee or been coerced into selling products for your kids’ school etc., you have probably experienced some of the following questionable joys… having to buy the last 2 dozen unsold chocolate bars because … Continue reading

Posted in books, community, gifts, seeds, special offers, time management

I never promised you a rose garden…

Maybe it was a vegie plot instead. Some overdue pruning or weeding? Maybe some drip irrigation? Or a plan to deal with that tricky corner of the garden… Whatever it was, last-minute Valentine’s Day gift vouchers are available now – … Continue reading

Posted in gifts, special offers, time management

Special Christmas gift voucher offer

Christmas is nearly upon us! Stuck for a gift for friends or family? How about a garden gift voucher, for an initial consultation or maintenance session, or even dedicated to a special project?  All gift vouchers sold in December include … Continue reading

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