21 Feb 2016 ~ Edibles for the Chef

This morning, Huiying of Foodscape Collective came to our garden to collect banana leaves and butterfly blue pea flowers for Chef Nithiya of Brunch Bandits,  so that they can be part of the set-up of “A Most Novel Brunch” dining event hosted at the Projector! Nithiya has been most supportive of getting edible harvests into the kitchens. This…

What a neighbour said :)

Said neighbour Kenny, “It is amazing that you had made your dream a reality and have brought people together. The awards from the judges is just the icing on the cake!”  

28 Feb 2016 ~ Visit to Block 26

One of our neighbours excitedly shared with us about an edible garden nearby. It’s just 10 minutes walk away, and along a slope in front of a HDB block. We decided to go check out the garden. The lady in charge, Vinam, was going to the church the same morning, so way before we were…

27 Feb 2016 ~ a wedding proposal

The pathway to the garden and the garden itself was the site of a wedding proposal this morning! None of us knew about it until one of the neighbours in the core team went for his usual morning run, and saw lots of photographs and decorations along the pathway leading all the way to the…

15 Feb 2016 ~ The morning judges came

This morning, just after 9am, the garden received a small group of special visitors. They were all from National Parks, and they came to assess the garden for an NParks-internal greenery award. Neighbours Cuifen, Mae and Uncle Teo were present to welcome them to our garden. It’s a working day and Mae and Cuifen had…