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The Veggie Patch Diaries

A suburban backyard adventure to grow fresh organic produce for our little family

Summer 2015/16 A year in review – Part 4 of 4

The last post of the four part series covering a year in the patch. Summer in our garden is always…

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Spring 2015 A year in review – Part 3 of 4

As things slowly begin to warm up from a relatively short but cold winter, we make the most of what’s…

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Winter 2015 A year in review – Part 2 of 4

Winter has to be one of my favourite season’s in the patch, I can easily pass an entire day toiling…

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Autumn 2015 A year in review – Part 1 of 4

Video: Céline & Zoé out in the patch last Autumn 2015. I realised the other day it has been almost…

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TVPD Featured on A Little Gentian

Our story was recently featured with the beautiful Melbourne based blog A Little Gentian. Click the image below to visit…

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Up and running

Now well into Autumn the patch is definitely open for business. We have been fortunate to have a constant flow…

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Setting up the new patch

After some careful planning and observation which involved tracking the movements of the sun throughout the various stages of the…

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Les Barbapapas

Zoé has a love affair with the Barbapapas. Until I moved to Switzerland back in 2005 I had no idea…

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New beginnings

I’m so excited to be once again writing about our growing adventures. After leaving our old garden behind and taking…

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Swiss Gardening Part 1

This post is a longtime overdue, but for the gardening nerds out there I hope the wait is worth it….

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Swiss Gardening Part 2

A continuation from the previous post Swiss Gardening Part 1 Click here to read the orginal post and the story…

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Swiss Edition – The Veggie Patch Diaries

Vers 1950, Les Tuileries-de-Grandson, Suisse. We have now arrived safely back home in Switzerland and I am happy to now…

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The big move brings a new space

Creating our garden over the past year and a bit has been a real adventure, between the early morning rises…

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In and around the patch

April passed us not that long ago which also signaled a full four seasons in the patch. It has been…

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Filling The Larder

With the arrival of autumn we thought we better get in gear to preserve some of the summer bounty. Lemon…

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The morning tea exchange

Brooke and John dropped by the other day for a catchup over some freshly baked coconut slice and a cuppa….

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2013 – A Year In The Patch

As we head now into yet another new year, 2013 will remain forever a special one for us. Not only…

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DIY Spud Towers

Who doesn’t love a good hearty spud? With the majority of our patch already booked out for the next couple…

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The Winter Wrap Up

We are now officially into spring and the warmer weather is bringing about much change to our now well established…

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My Dwarf Citrus

Back in April the day I first planted out the patch was my birthday. As a special gift from my…

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