Garden Update – DIY Stepping Stones

My class made their ‘secret path’ through the flowers, but quickly discovered that it was too muddy to use. They came up with the idea of a path. We discussed …

School Garden – April 2019 Update.

I’ve been neglecting this blog of late – testament perhaps to how much work we have been doing in the garden! Since the last update, the garden has expanded into …

School Garden – November 2018 update

Three months in and the garden has changed so much. The children have transformed this derelict space into an area they can be proud of. Here is the October post …

Wall of planted bottles

Whilst we were waiting for the school garden’s flowerbeds to be cemented and filled with soil, we started our recycling project. We set up a plastic bottle bank outside our …

School Garden – October 2018 update

It’s been 2 months since I started the school garden project here in Foshan. Here’s the August post in case you missed it. Since then, the Ruellia flowers planted in …

Wild Monstera hunting in Foshan, South China.

Took a trip to the local lake this afternoon. The lake is called 千灯湖 (Lake of a Thousand Lamps). The lake itself is huge, with many smaller ponds and rivers …

Pothos – Epipremnum Aureum but not as you know it!

Pothos. Devil’s ivy. Jade pothos. Golden Queen. This popular hanging plant goes by many names and comes in a plethora of varieties. It is often seen in offices, schools and …

School Garden Project.

Back to school this week. Between setting up my classroom, attending and facilitating workshops, it’s been a hectic first week back. My lovely school principal has noticed my passion for …

Lingnan Flower Market – 岭南花卉市场

Quick details: Lingnan Flower Market 岭南花卉市场 Address: 57 FangXingLu ( near JiaoKou metro station ), Guangzhou, China 芳兴路57号(近窖口汽车客运站) I haven’t added to this blog in so long, as I didn’t …

Chinese Pokémon Cards 宝可梦集换式卡牌游戏

Contrary to popular misconception – not all Chinese Pokémon cards are counterfeits. Though many fake cards have been produced over the years, officially licensed products were released in Taiwan and …