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The Atkinson Garden

Posted by Holly Jean Brooker on

Alongside running urbanmac Ltd as a joint venture with my husband, I am a writer and marketing consultant, and owner of The Media Project.  As part of this, I am really lucky to be able to meet amazing people and families and spend time in their homes to showcase in magazine features.  A few months ago I spent time in the gardens of Dave and Phoebe Atkinson and boy, was I blown away! An Auckland city pad, completely transformed into a green wonderland! You have to check out the story as featured in Homestyle Magazine for some serious inspiration.  From...

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The Brooker garden features in Homestyle Magazine

Posted by Cindy Macdirect on

Over the past year Rico and I (and Hudson!) have transformed our overgrown tiny yard in Auckland's city fringe suburb of Morningside into an edible oasis.   As part of this project we extended our back deck and surrounded it in Macrocarpa raised garden beds, filling them with the best soil possible, Living Earth organic vege mix! As a regular feature writer for Homestyle Magazines "the good life" section, I documented our journey from sad to rad which featured in Homestyle earlier this year.  Our good mate Johnny Davis took some great shots of our patch. We are so pleased with...

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