Earth to you

Life on the farm. Life in the kitchen. Life made simple.

Life made simple

Life made simple

What are antioxidants - and what are the pros?

Pile on the delicious broccoli, to up the antioxidant benefits in your diet - and protect your body against free radicals and illness.

29th March 2018
Life in the kitchen

Life in the kitchen

‘Tis the season to support local - and eat what’s in season.

It's great to eat and support the local, seasonal produce industry - Natures Garden is one of South Africa's favourite home grown brands.

28th March 2018
Life in the kitchen

Life in the kitchen

Eat for your skin - eat something delicious.

Eating for your skin isn't hard to do - especially when you see treats like coffee, nuts and chocolates on the list.

27th March 2018
Life in the kitchen

Life in the kitchen

It's almost soup season - time to stir the pot.

Creamy broccoli and cauli soup is a great one to kick off Autumn and celebrate the official start of soup season - which we've all been looking forward to.

23rd March 2018
Life made simple

Life made simple

Tired of picking flowers you can't eat? Grow your own veggies.

It's rewarding growing your own veggies, so here's where and how to start - and get under the skin of what makes our local SA farmers tick.

22nd March 2018
Life made simple

Life made simple

The March Lily: the flower that says goodbye to summer.

When you're greeted by the sight of wild-growing March lilies in South Africa, it's time to say goodbye to summer.

20th March 2018
Life made simple

Life made simple

Make time for eggs - or anything else.

It's a really great thing to do - painting eggs for Easter. Or just because it spreads joy and delight around the table. And it's creatively rewarding too.

15th March 2018
Life in the kitchen

Life in the kitchen

Purple is the colour of the year, and purple food’s pretty tasty too.

Purple (or ultra violet) is the Pantone Colour of the Year - and we think purple food's pretty tasty too.

14th March 2018
Life made simple

Life made simple

DON’T TOUCH THAT HOSE! (And other water-saving tips.)

Tips for water saving: if they sound silly, remember, every small effort adds up to big savings.

12th March 2018
Life made simple

Life made simple

Too much stuff. Let's try for less.

Let's live with what we need, and cut down on 'must-haves' that result in a world of excess - where so much is discarded because it's no longer cool.

7th March 2018