Category: Garden

Courgette meat balls

The vegetable garden this year has been such a disappointment. It’s the rain, and the relative cold, I expect. Why, the other night we even lit the fire, it was that winter-like. So, whereas this time last year I was happily harvesting peas & courgettes, lettuces & silver beet, this year I’m just thankful for … Continue reading Courgette meat balls


Return to summer?

From the fag-end of autumn in Europe to the first day of summer in NZ. It doesn't feel like summer! Everything seems lush & green, as though there's been a great deal of rain since I've been away. But it's lovely, the walk to work almost like being in the countryside. And the bird song! … Continue reading Return to summer?