Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

Maker gardener

Maker gardener

Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.


Recent Posts

Tayberry growing and harvesting

Tayberry growing and harvesting

During the summer time, I had harvested some tayberry in my garden back in London. This post is on tayberry growing and harvesting at home. Tayberry is an unusual berry that is not seen in shops or supermarkets. However, the young shoots or plants are […]

Steamed fish – recipe on how to cook it

Steamed fish – recipe on how to cook it

This blog post is on how to cook steamed fish. Steamed fish using sea bass or sea bream is very much a classic Cantonese dish. It is found in many Cantonese Chinese restaurants menu. It is normally cooked as a whole fish with head, bones […]

Vegan alternative what can be used instead in diet

Vegan alternative what can be used instead in diet

Over the recent years there is a lot of written and telly programmes on vegan alternative diet. Why we should be think of it? How cows and the commercial world is doing for our environment. Climate change for our future generations to come. So with […]

Growing and harvesting blackberry

Growing and harvesting blackberry

This blog post is on growing and harvesting blackberry. A hardy woody easy to grow shrub. Once it’s established it is so easy to grow that it can grow out of hand if it’s not pruned to keep it from growing all over the place. […]

How to make an elasticated waistband

How to make an elasticated waistband

This post is on making the elasticated waistband. This is commonly seen in tights, gym, yoga, children’s and sleepwear clothes. It is also one of the easiest ways to make a waistband as it does not require a proper fit to be undertaken. Unlike like […]

Vanilla ice cream – how to make it

Vanilla ice cream – how to make it

Here is a recipe to make custard based vanilla ice cream. How to make this classic custard based vanilla ice cream. It’s an all time favourite ice cream that pairs / goes well with other dessert dishes like chocolate brownie. It’s also great on it […]

Growing and harvesting cucamelon

Growing and harvesting cucamelon

Here is a blog post on growing and harvesting cucamelon. I had great success in growing them and now writing a blog on how to grow and harvest them. What are cucamelon? While they are not available to buy in supermarkets they are relatively easy […]