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Your own winter veggie-garden

  • Posted: Jul 04, 2011
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Your own winter veggie-garden

Personally I do not really have what you would call ‘green fingers’ and to be honest my hands are so sore during wintertime that I do not even want to think about getting them dirty – but I decided that 2011 was going to be the year I will try to grow my own vegetable garden. Seeing that I love cooking soup and stews during winter, I decided that this was the time during which I want to grow fresh vegetables – and immediately I started dreaming about adding big, fresh veggies – from my own garden – to the pot when I cook.

But because we have such cold winters, it is not quite as easy as I dreamt it to be. I soon realised that I needed some advice before I could even think about starting my own little garden.

Which veggies will grow well during winter?
According to JJ van Rensburg from Garden World, winter vegetable garden varieties are much less than in summer. “But now is the time to make use of nature to enrich your soil as much as possible.”

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Let’s go potty

  • Posted: Oct 09, 2010
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Let’s go potty

Love it or hate it, we all have to cook, some more than others admittedly, but it is one of those daily chores that you can avoid for only so long and then have to do. So why not enjoy the process, make the most of it with really functional and sometimes even pretty cookware. Let’s take a look at what is available.

Le Creuset

Chantal Oosthuizen, store manager at the Tygervalley shop agreed to tell us more about this exciting product:

Q: Tell us a bit more about your product and what makes it unique?

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