In my Backyard: A blissful sanctuary

Hairdresser and makeup artist for 20 years, Melanie Butzbach, shares how she used her creativity and passion for gardening to create a beautiful sanctuary...

Q&A with Kerry van Tiel (Bokay Flower Farms)

From Mother’s Day to birthdays and anniversaries, because there’s always a special day for special someones, East Auckland local, Kerry van Tiel, nurses her...

In my backyard: A piece of paradise that tells a story

Member of the Auckland Rose Society and the Pigeon Mountain Garden Club, Val Lott is known for her delightful garden tours and  parties she...

In my backyard: A touch of Italy

Howick Local Board’s chair Adele White on her happy place, her favourite retreat in Whitford. The most wonderful thing about my backyard is the peace...

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