Up-cycling Plastic Bottles for Gardening

It’s winter time in South Africa and boy, this time I think we are going to have a very cold one as opposed to last year’s. So, during this lock-down period especially during the first two months, shops were completely closed. l could not get my gardening essentials. I needed a wooden planter for my…

Mutsine (Black Jack) Tea

Treated as a weed in most gardens, Mutsine as it is called in Zimbabwe, is a common plant that grows almost everywhere. However, regardless of its nature, this underestimated herb is quite powerful. One of its most common function is the treatment of blood pressure among other respiratory and digestive system treatments. Mutsine can be…

Guava Smoothie

I love experimenting, maybe subconsciously I am trying to become Albert Einstein, invent something and change the world I guess? Remember I wrote an article on guava leaves herbal tea and this is a continuation of what happened next. After eating a few guava fruits that day I remained with a handful that I didn’t…

Guava Leaves Herbal Tea

One windy day my family decided to go visit this place in Kidd’s Beach, South Africa. This was just after our lock-down restrictions were lifted, talk about Covid-19 right? Thank goodness, you can imagine how insane most of us were starting to feel. The nation was on a two month lock-down in order to flatten…