I recently went to a workshop on field-growing pre-bonsai (in order to fatten up the trunks quicker). And by quicker I mean that you get the desired effect in 3-4 years instead of 8-10 years. All good things come to those who wait, eh. I haven’t been using all my veggie beds, so I decided … Continue reading
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Anyone have carrot advice?
It’s kinda mean, but I actually like hearing when other people’s crops fail. I don’t feel so bad about myself and it gives me the hope to try again. But I’ve just had my first two (disappointing) attempts are growing carrots and I’m wondering whether I’ll try them again next summer. I’ve got some ideas … Continue reading
What my Tomatoes taught me about Investing.
I love the stock market. I love that idea that with a lot of hard work (and a lot of luck) I could possibly pay off my homeloan a little bit early. Another part of it is watching small companies realise their potential. Like the one that’s using ocean waves to create electricity. Or the … Continue reading
First post. I started thinking about why I like gardening. I could take a lot of guesses, but I don’t think I’ll ever know the real reason. Is this meant to be my natural aptitude? ..some God-given talent that I’m supposed to develop? Is it because I sit at a desk all day and feel … Continue reading