I own up to my cake fails. I'm a self-confessed baking loser. Thankfully, my kids have been conditioned to expect the worst.
Whether you like to line them up in pots on the kitchen windowsill or hang them up in pockets on the wall, fresh herbs can look amazing.
An American mum started a blog to share recipes, photos and crafts, but her family's life has become a living hell after trolls rounded on her.
Kitsch or kind of cool? Gnomes are marching towards respectability in high places.
Just like fashion, gardening trends come and go, here's what's 'in' right now.
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Winter is here and flowers are harder to find in the garden.
Recycle (or upcycle) your clothes, or take up knitting as a past-time: it's budget-friendly, satisfying and fun.
Kindle Worlds offers aspiring writers an opportunity to pen their own takes on franchises in popular culture.
Family snaps where everyone is perfectly arranged and saying cheese can end up looking awkward or boring.
Technology appears to be making timeless crafts more popular, as people making handmade goods find a market online.
Condensing a challenge into a bite-size time-frame can be liberating. Here's how to become a new you.
No longer the land of lace doilies and macrame plant-holders, craftwork is cool again.
A Wellington mother is getting dirty for the sake of fitness, as she trains for the upcoming Warrior Dash in Wellington.
Between the to- do lists and the Christmas shopping for the family there is one special person who often gets forgotten during Christmas - you. Here are some Christmas gift ideas to inspire mums, because you deserve it.
If microgreens were to be compared to a brand of car, they'd be a Toyota - really low maintenance, easy to drive, fuel efficient and no fuss.
With Christmas quickly looming, one's mind turns to sorting out what tokens and gifts we will give to family and friends.
Red plastic mulch, also known as selective reflective mulch, laid under tomato plants can produce up to 20 per cent higher yields.
Colleen Simpson gives step-by-step instructions on how to make a beautiful, snuggly baby blanket.
Want to start a food blog? A visiting US expert is keen to help.
Photographers make it look easy, but getting a family photo where everyone looks good can be anything but.
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