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Top 5 – Ways to cook Eggplant

OK so I’ve mentioned once or twice that this has been a really good year for eggplant and I’ve just realised I haven’t done a top 5 on it yet, so here it is – my Top 5 ways to … Continue reading

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Top 5 – Vegetables for Seed Saving

I tend to grow most of my crops from seed rather than buying seedlings.  This is partially because I have far greater choice about varieties, partially because I know the plants have been well looked after from day one and … Continue reading

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Top 5 – Vehicles for preserves

I have spent a lot of time preserving things lately.  Along with bottling tomatoes, which will eventually find their way into soups, curries, and pasta sauces, I have been making chutneys, pickles and jams.  Some of these will just naturally get eaten … Continue reading

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Top 5 – Fruit and Veg in Season in Melbourne in April

The majority of the vegetables which come out of my garden during April are a continuation of those being harvested for the preceding few months.  Eggplants, beans, Capsicums and chillies are all plentiful but as I’ve highlighted them in previous Top 5 … Continue reading

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Top 5 – Signs that it is Autumn

Anyone who has read a Melbourne based blog over the past few weeks will know that we have had a particularly warm start to Autumn.  So much so that you could easily be forgiven for thinking that it was still … Continue reading

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