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Posts tagged ‘kids’

Dirt lessons in the garden

I was crouching down weeding with my 5-year-old playing alongside me when I realised that I was geeking and gardening at the same time. Read more

Why I can’t give up my lawn

I learned to ride a bike on the lawn. Not a rough-as-guts Aussie lawn, but the softer, feathery kind from my UK childhood. The lawn cushioned the blows when I grew too old for training wheels but not old enough for the open road. Read more

Fake it ’til you make it

Dear Geeky, I’ve been impressing my family with home-grown fruit and vegies for a year now. But I’ve been living a lie. Read more