Cannabis and Coconut Oil: Immune Booster


I promised the Port Alfred Gardeners Club a recipe to make cannabis coconut oil. Its easy as anything and is a natural powerful immune system booster,so great for the times we are living in. 2 simple ingredients coconut oil and cannabis flower. Coconut oil There are many benefits to coconut oil, especially during this time … Continue reading Cannabis and Coconut Oil: Immune Booster

Investing in Affordable Greenhouses


With climate change making the world hotter and harder to grow fruit and vegetables many people are turning to greenhouses to create a better climate to grow within. Greenhouses are not always affordable for the average gardener as the initial cost for a proper setup can be a bit pricey. In this article we will … Continue reading Investing in Affordable Greenhouses

San or Saint…Pedro?


Huachuma - San Pedro, is known for and has a history of medicinal and shamanic use - huachumeros a male shaman or Huachureras a female shaman. (try to pronounce huachureras correctly and really quickly 10 times in a row!) The plant is native to the Andes mountains especially around the regions of Ecuador, Peru and … Continue reading San or Saint…Pedro?

The Pelargonium Brief


What I notice most about these flowers, are how hardy they are. They have surprised me by growing almost wherever I have planted them. What surprised me even more, was that I thought they were Geraniums! and that most of these species are indigenous to South Africa. They are found mainly along the east and west coasts … Continue reading The Pelargonium Brief

TO MEAT OR TO EAT?


VEGAN... The word on its own can on most occasions  turn into a heated debate even amongst friends.  The fact of the matter is, the meat industry is not sustainable. For those of you who consider bacon a vegetable, this may not be an easy crackling to swallow. And we as the human population on this planet, have … Continue reading TO MEAT OR TO EAT?