Grow Fresh, Cook Fresh

The easiest way to skip the supermarket

I am currently trying to avoid going to the shops as much…
August 10, 2020/by Kyrstie Barcak
seed-germinating

When to plant seeds for a new season

Growing from seed is my preferred method of growing vegetables…
May 13, 2020/by Kyrstie Barcak

Spiced Cauliflower Salad

Baked, Healthy Cauliflower Salad


Try this vegan friendly…
May 8, 2020/by Kyrstie Barcak
Family chicken burgers

Family Chicken Burger Recipe

Healthy Chicken Burgers


These burgers are frequently on…
May 4, 2020/by Kyrstie Barcak
Red Vein Sorrel

Vegetables anyone can grow

4 easy to grow greens
These easy to grow greens are ready for…
May 1, 2020/by Kyrstie Barcak

5 Tips for Autumn vegetable gardening

Do these 5 things to ensure you get to ensure Autumn harvests from the vegetable garden. Find out what to plant now and prepare for winter planting.
April 27, 2020/by Kyrstie Barcak
Moroccan Lamb Recipe

Moroccan Lamb Bake Recipe

It's been a long time between posts here - sorry! Life has been…
April 26, 2020/by Kyrstie Barcak
seasonal vegetable and chicken skewers

Healthy spiced chicken and seasonal vegetable skewers

These family friendly skewers are perfect for a quick dinner,…
March 23, 2019/by Kyrstie Barcak
cucumber avo dip

Healthy dairy free cucumber tzatziki dip the kids will love

Each season my garden has a vegetable that is a stand out…
March 3, 2019/by Kyrstie Barcak
End of summer beans

How to know when to remove Summer vegetables from your garden

Are the plants in your Summer vegetable garden ready to be removed? …
February 17, 2019/by Kyrstie Barcak
vegetable garden watering tips

How to water your vegetable garden for best results

Follow these simple watering tips for a productive Summer…
January 31, 2019/by Kyrstie Barcak

Keep your vegetable garden tools on hand at all times

New vegetable garden harvest apron


I am excited to show…
November 29, 2018/by Kyrstie Barcak
backyard fruit tree netting frame

How to set up fruit tree netting with no help

When your fruit trees commence production of enough fruit…
November 19, 2018/by Kyrstie Barcak
grow tomatoes in containers

How to successfully grow tomatoes in containers

Simple steps to grow tomatoes in a small space


If you have…
November 9, 2018/by Kyrstie Barcak
Gardening with an injury

Simple vegetable gardening activities to do when injured

(Photo credit: Olga Yastremska)
A run of bad luck, followed…
August 6, 2018/by Kyrstie Barcak
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