Category Archives: Gardening – Growing Your Own

Ideas for Sustainable Seed Raising Containers for Your Garden, Balcony or Window Sill

Growing your own veges and herbs is a great way of having access to fresh food. It also helps to reduce your carbon foot print. Here in New Zealand, especially in the North, it is still time to start raising your own seedlings. Continue reading

Growing Your Own Food – Is Your Growing Media Vegan & Sustainable?

Time to grow your own food? There are a few things that you might want to consider when starting out on your new, exciting vegetable garden journey. Of course it is easy Continue reading

How to Make Your Own Sprouts – Easy Step by Step Guide

Here in New Zealand, nights are getting chilly, leaves are dropping off the trees. The wood fire is on at night. And the plants in the garden have slowed down. My lettuce won’t grow fast enough Continue reading