1 Minute Tips

Oct 22 2012 by in 1 Minute Tips, Barbie's garden, Gardening | 5 comments

One Minute Tips from Barbie’s Garden – 5

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We all love fresh lemons!! But how can we get the most out of them……. here is my tip on using lemons in the kitchen. What can you do with your lemon today? Do you have any tips and tricks? If you have a tip to share – let me know! Maybe yours will be selected and I will do a “One Minute Tip” on it! Happy Gardening xxxx

Sep 10 2012 by in 1 Minute Tips, Barbie's garden, Do it yourself | 5 comments

One Minute Tips from Barbie’s Garden – 4

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Recycling is an important activity in my house. I always like to find new ways with old things!  Most of our home is furnished with old wood made into tables, old corrugated sheeting hanging from the ceiling, ropes and chains. Here is a quick and easy way to recycle old tins and used clothes pegs. What can you recycle today? Do you have any recycling tips and tricks? If you have a [...]

Aug 27 2012 by in 1 Minute Tips, Barbie's garden, Gardening, Miscellaneous, | 4 comments

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Organise your garden seed collection with an easy-to-do tip! This seed bank will keep things neat and tidy. If you have a tip to share – let me know! Maybe yours will be selected and I will do a “One Minute Tip” on it! Happy Gardening xxxx  

Aug 21 2012 by in 1 Minute Tips, Barbie's garden, Gardening, Miscellaneous, | 14 comments

One Minute Tips from Barbie’s Garden – 2

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The month of August is potato planting month here in the Western Cape. I buy my potato seeds from Living Seeds (www.livingseeds.co.za) and they offer effortless planting instructions – there are two options: The Direct Method: Simply take your planting potato seeds and plant them directly into your prepared beds. The sprouting will be uneven so you will have plants maturing at different times. The Chitting Process: Lay your potatoes in egg [...]

Aug 13 2012 by in 1 Minute Tips, Barbie's garden, Gardening | 14 comments

One Minute Tips from Barbie’s Garden – 1

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Welcome to the first “One Minute Tips” from Barbie’s Garden. If you have a tip to share – let me know! Maybe yours will be selected and I will do a “One Minute Tip” on it! Happy Gardening xxxx