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Feb 03 2016 by in Barbie's garden, Bloggers Harvest Day, Gardening, | 2 comments

January Harvest

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The year started with so many projects on the “TO DO” list, that we saw January come and go. We have successfully completed our Solar Geyser project and even though it is not a real gardening project, I really want to share the experience with you!! So I will make my next post a project post! But January still managed to delight me with lots of wonderful flavour and colour! See what [...]

Jan 30 2015 by in Barbie's garden, Bloggers Harvest Day, Gardening, | 5 comments

Harvest Day

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This is the best day of the week! The day I go out with my basket and harvest all the ripe and ready vegetables!! Yum!! Happy Days! The photos tell the story……. Love all the veggies and such great variety!! Will cook some and juice the rest!   Happy Gardening xxx

Nov 19 2011 by in Annuals, Barbie's garden, Gardening, Miscellaneous, | 9 comments

Green November

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I love my early morning ritual with getting up – open up for the chickens – kisses and hugs, fresh seeds, greens and water – put the coffee on – empty the trash – pack the dishes from the night before – pour the coffee and my morning begins…… I love sitting out on my deck in summer.The sun is way up there early in the morning and the birds and bees [...]

Feb 27 2011 by in Christine's garden, Gardening, | 13 comments

My new Vegetable Garden

Veggie Planted completed

I have set up the new veggie planter, purchased seedlings from the nursery, studied up on companion planting to see which of the seedlings will grow well together and then lovingly planted all the new herb and vegetable seedlings. With the new vegetable planter it has been incredibly easy to do and surprisingly, it was lots of fun! Now it’s time to sit back, give the plants a good daily watering and [...]

Feb 06 2011 by in Barbie's garden, Gardening, | 4 comments

My healthy looking garden

Tomato

I took a stroll around the garden and the veggie patch this evening and I was pleasantly surprised with all the healthy growth happening – my trees and my veggies. We had a heavy down pour after that really hot day last week, so my garden was so thankful. It got a good soaking and it shows! My little guava tree is all bushy and bright! Maybe this year we will have [...]