The story of Marilyn: A courageous post-cancer single mother and beginner food gardener

When Marilyn visited me at my garden to find out more about my one-to-one coaching in food gardening, I asked her why she wanted to learn to grow food. She replied by reminiscing about her old nanny pottering in the backyard tending to an array of herbs and vegetables when she was a little girl.… Continue reading The story of Marilyn: A courageous post-cancer single mother and beginner food gardener

Learning to live an unhurried life: 2 weeks, 2 months & 2 hours to make a green curry

2 weeks, 2 months & 2 hours just to make a green curry. Does that sound like a terribly inefficient way to make a meal and a most unproductive use of time? No doubt. I inwardly grumbled at this terrible inefficiency as I stood for 2 hours with a backache in the kitchen yesterday, cutting… Continue reading Learning to live an unhurried life: 2 weeks, 2 months & 2 hours to make a green curry

Workshop: Growing beautiful, flavourful herbs & veggies

WORKSHOP: GROWING BEAUTIFUL, FLAVOURFUL HERBS & VEGGIES Date: Saturday, 13 May 2017 TIme: 8 to 12.30 am (4.5 hours) Place: Our home garden in Petaling Jaya (address will be sent to confirmed participants) Fee: RM 250/person Pax: 10 max This will be an engaging and enjoyable small-group, action-packed experiential learning session. There will be a… Continue reading Workshop: Growing beautiful, flavourful herbs & veggies