Posts Tagged: tomatoes

March 2020 Swap @ Mooroolbark

We celebrated the 4th anniversary @ Mooroolbark early due to the next 2nd Saturday falling on Easter weekend so there wasn’t a swap planned for April.  It was a good thing we did too or we would have to give

March 2020 Swap @ Mooroolbark

We celebrated the 4th anniversary @ Mooroolbark early due to the next 2nd Saturday falling on Easter weekend so there wasn’t a swap planned for April.  It was a good thing we did too or we would have to give

April 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a cold morning but thankfully not wet.  I did a short demo on DIY fruit fly traps; details will be posted separately.

April 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a cold morning but thankfully not wet.  I did a short demo on DIY fruit fly traps; details will be posted separately.

March 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

See the autumn colours on display…

March 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

See the autumn colours on display…

March 2018 Swap @ Mooroolbark

We celebrated the 2nd anniversary at Mooroolbark a month earlier because Claire didn’t want to miss the party!  If you didn’t make it, you’ve missed the yummy honey cake 😋  And the cute little doggie was not for swapping…

March 2018 Swap @ Mooroolbark

We celebrated the 2nd anniversary at Mooroolbark a month earlier because Claire didn’t want to miss the party!  If you didn’t make it, you’ve missed the yummy honey cake 😋  And the cute little doggie was not for swapping…

March 2018 Swap @ Bayswater North

We enjoyed some summer and autumn harvests this month!

March 2018 Swap @ Bayswater North

We enjoyed some summer and autumn harvests this month!

2016 Swapped

While the whole world thought 2016 was a shocker of a year, I think we had another abundant year locally. Great start to 2016 with just a lot all round.  I think homegrown apricots are a totally different fruit from

2016 Swapped

While the whole world thought 2016 was a shocker of a year, I think we had another abundant year locally. Great start to 2016 with just a lot all round.  I think homegrown apricots are a totally different fruit from

February 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

It is great to see that many are looking to live sustainably by growing our own food, sharing produce and ideas.  Bee Basics for Beginners 101 – Claire spoke about the legalities of keeping bees.  For the many fans, Bee

February 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

It is great to see that many are looking to live sustainably by growing our own food, sharing produce and ideas.  Bee Basics for Beginners 101 – Claire spoke about the legalities of keeping bees.  For the many fans, Bee

February 2015 Swap

We did turn our plums into tomatoes!  And it was the plums that planted the ‘swap seed’ 3 years ago.  Look how we have grown…thank you all, YOU’ve made it happen! In the name of progress, we would like to

February 2015 Swap

We did turn our plums into tomatoes!  And it was the plums that planted the ‘swap seed’ 3 years ago.  Look how we have grown…thank you all, YOU’ve made it happen! In the name of progress, we would like to

Upside down hanging planters

Remember my post on using plastic milk bottles as hanging planters?  This season, I’ve tried them upside down too – with tomatoes. Here’s a picture of one tomato seedling right after transplanting.  I lined the bottles with old sheets and

Upside down hanging planters

Remember my post on using plastic milk bottles as hanging planters?  This season, I’ve tried them upside down too – with tomatoes. Here’s a picture of one tomato seedling right after transplanting.  I lined the bottles with old sheets and

Beenak House

WWOOFers for a day

Who would have thought we would be Willing Workers On an Organic Farm?  That’s what we did on Saturday and we are looking forward to returning again! Where?  A little bit of history of where we were.  Beenak House is

Beenak House

WWOOFers for a day

Who would have thought we would be Willing Workers On an Organic Farm?  That’s what we did on Saturday and we are looking forward to returning again! Where?  A little bit of history of where we were.  Beenak House is