Yay! Who’s Next?

I was really young when my paternal grandmother died. When my dad told me this, I imagined she was up in heaven and happy. I couldn’t express this well—all that came out was, “Yay! Who’s next?” Boy was I in trouble after that! For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. – […]

Jars as a catch-all for organic compost

Hahaha! Here’s what I did to save compost material in the beginning. So crude! Sandwiches and sandwich spread? Nope! These are my pre-composting containers (PCC) ha! 🙂 A housemate who was into organic composting kept jars as catchalls for her organic scraps. She was a meat-eater so her jar didn’t fill up quickly. In contrast, […]

Composting via Direct Soil Incorporation for Good Soil

My Gulay Girl blog has been invaded by something! I’m transferring most of the posts from there to this blog, making updates and comments, then retiring the original blog completely.  Here’s one of my first posts in 2010: I am really excited to start organic gardening! We have always had our garden in Alabang, but […]

Only One Life

by Charles Studd “Two little lines I heard one day,Traveling along life’s busy way; Bringing conviction to my heart, And from my mind would not depart; Only one life, ’twill soon be past, Only what’s done for Christ will last. Only one life, yes only one, Soon will its fleeting hours be done; Then, in […]