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Blog posts March 2015

Re grow Vegetables from Scraps Part 2

continuing on from Part 1, A few weeks have passed so time for a update on how the veggie scraps are growing.


 Avocado starting to split down the side no shoots or roots visible Avocado, The avocado has started to split down the side there are no no signs of any shoots or roots though.







Celery just starting to send up a shootCarrot and Celery, Well the ca…

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Enogerra Reservoir Kayaking.

Kayak on Enogerra reservoir Enogerra reservoir has always been a great place to visit. With bush walking tracks around the reservoir and further into D'aguilar National Park, as well as the wonderful South east Queensland wildlife centre as well and the cafe.


In December last year for the first time the reservoir was…

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Land Mullet

Land mullet skink at springbrook National ParkThis beautiful large skink has the appropriate name the Land Mullet.


It does bear quite a resemblance to the aquatic mullet.


This skink has a lovely black colour and solid build I spotted this one at Springbrook National park.


I haven't seen these guy…

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Fun easy garden project for Kids

Small Garden Planted out in pot with dinosaurs added for funKids have such a great time gardening, getting their hands dirty, learning where food comes from and how plants grow, and learning about the different insects and animals and how they interact with plants.

The backyard can be such a wondrous place for kids

Kids also love to help out in the ga…

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Re growing Vegetables from Scraps Part 1

Regrowing pineapple by cutting off top and re plantingThis one little trick saves me $4752154.15 in grocery bills, well not really 


I have seen quite a few articles some serious and some dubious ones on regrowing veggies from kitchen scraps, All with a similar list of Vegetable that can be regrown.


I do wonder about the quality of regrowing …

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Hemmant Quarry Reserve

Hemmant Quarry Reserve is located on flemming road at Hemmant


A disused Quarry is now a small lake providing an important animal habitat.


There is a short walking track that circumnavigates the lake with several opportunities to approach the waters edge. And also a board walk to ex…

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Re use Recycle Turning a broken garden chair into a vertical Garden.

I having been looking for a way to screen my pool pump so taking some inspiration from the vertical pallet garden, I set to work making a vertical garden screen.







I have had this broken outdoor chair laying around for a while, and have been looking for a…

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