Gardening / Self Sufficiency / Growing from Seed / In The Garden / Succession Planting

{Succession Planning} Tuesday 4/2/14

I can’t help but feel that a better title for this series, for me, would be “Oops, it’s Tuesday!”. Yet another succession planning Tuesday has rolled around with L from 500m2 and I haven’t put nearly enough thought into what it is that I am planning on planning in succession! Flicking frantically through my current … Continue reading

Book Review / Gardening / Self Sufficiency

{Book Review} The New Self-Sufficient Gardener

About a month ago Penguin sent me John Seymour’s New Self-Sufficient Gardener to review. I have to admit I was super-excited to receive this book to review. Whenever I have spoken to almost anyone about the ‘art’ of homesteading, and whether they have a book they’d recommend, have pointed me towards John Seymour’s The Self-Sufficient Gardener. I … Continue reading

DIY / Gardening / Self Sufficiency / Growing from Seed / In The Garden / Succession Planting

{Update} Succession Planning Tuesday

After my post on succession planning yesterday it has been brought to my attention (by the oh-so-helpful Linda) that, as suspected, my chilli seedling is not, in fact, a chilli. Somewhat more shockingly, it has also been suggested that my capsicum is also a weed. I have to admit I had my suspicion about the chilli, but … Continue reading

Gardening / Self Sufficiency / Growing from Seed / In The Garden / Succession Planting

{Succession Planning} Tuesday 28/1/14

Apparently it is Tuesday again (how do they keep sneaking up on me?) which means it’s time to link up with L from 500m2‘s Succession Planning Tuesday! As is useful for me on a Tuesday I didn’t realise that it was Tuesday until around 7pm – this week I’m blaming the public holiday yesterday for … Continue reading