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New beginnings

The banana plant in the greenhouse has survived the winter in Tasmania thanks to the use of a heater to keep it alive. Moreover, the mother plant has sprouted some …

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Can you grow bananas in Tasmania?

Happy fruity November everyone! Today in my garden well after breakfast I found promises promises promises promises promises promises and more promises. Never too many! Charlotte pretended she did not …

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Some important aspects of life

Today I feel the need to share my thoughts on some important aspects of life. This isn’t an exhaustive list. Just a few thoughts. Success. Some define success by the …

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The Taste of Papaya in Italy

This has been my second visit to Italy, to a Maths conference again, and yet another magical experience. This time I went to Varese, the head quarters of the Vibram …

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February Fruity News

Just a little bit of blogging to report some random thoughts. Last month I went camping again and this was the most exquisite experience. The ocean in Tasmania is really …

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My January garden

The best raw foods are freshly picked, tree or bush ripen fruit. So if you have a little space, try growing your own food! Fruit can be grown indoors in pots …

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Another bird rescue

There are lots of birds living on the trees around my house. They sometimes find some holes in the netting protecting my fruit trees and end up being stuck in …