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The Strawberry Team behind this blog , Nov6 2015

Nov 6 2015 – The Strawberry Team

Hi Everyone,

These are the faces behind our blog πŸ™‚

Forefront of the above picture is Summer, my daughter, an aspiring writer and the catalyst of our strawberries journey. Behind her is my niece, Shona, an aspiring dancer and game for anything sweetheart. πŸ™‚

May 1 2015 - Summer and Shona prepping for exams

May 1 2015 – Summer and Shona. Today is also the day we create our facebook gardening group, “SG Farming in Apartments”.

And lastly, me! I am Victoria, a mom who listened to kids ! πŸ™‚

March 19 2016 - Victoria Ho :)

March 19 2016 – Victoria Ho πŸ™‚

Strawberry Project started because we wanted to harvest our own strawberries at home.

In tropical Singapore’s apartment. πŸ™‚

As a mom, I like to fulfill their dreams and be engaged in projects to Β research and explored Β together.

We had a wonderful time growing our strawberries, met many new friends and embraced really awesome experiences while sharing our learning journey. πŸ™‚

Straits Times on SG Strawberries

2015 Dec 13 – Straits Times article by Lea Wee (photo taken on Nov 5 2017) – ” Tropical gardens of apples, grapes and strawberries”

Criterion event

2016 Feb 27 – 883FM DJ Mei Xiang with SG Strawberries Trio πŸ™‚

Live with DJ Mei Xiang

2016 March 18 – Live radio with DJ Mei Xiang from 883FM studio (Summer Fong)

Strawberries Media

Our gourmet strawberries going places πŸ™‚ with DJ Mei Xiang at 883FM

TEDx

2016 May 28 – Another dream has come true, thanks to TEDxPickeringStreet ! We hope more gardeners in tropical countries, will be inspired to grow strawberries!

TEDxPickeringStreet

My daughter Summer Fong and I, love to share our story and meeting new friends, like Ms. Ri Chang who organized this event with many equally talented volunteers.

TEDxPickeringStreet

From Left – Ms. Jing Ru, Summer and Ms. Ri Chang, TEDxPickeringStreet, May 28 2016

Our Tedx sharing on this awesome journey!

Another great surprise, Minister of Parliament dropped in for a visit! πŸ™‚

Chee Hong Tat

2016 Sept 19 – Minister of State, Chee Hong Tat was warmly welcomed into our strawberry ‘garden’ ! πŸ™‚

Channel 8 Morning Express n SG Strawberries

2017 Sept 17 Channel 8 Morning Express Show

Channel 8 Morning Express and SG Strawberries

Sept 17 2017 – My 2 sweethearts are growing up πŸ™‚

Thank you to Andre He and Jeremy (cameraman) for coming on Sunday so that kids could join our interview and sharing our strawberries stories! πŸ™‚

Channel 8 Morning Express n SG Strawberries

Youngest member (Kosuke, my nephew) joined the team πŸ™‚

Her World magazine on strawberries and wolfberries

2017 Oct 27 – HER World article by Davelle Lee

Her World

Her World article by Davelle Lee – “Grow grapes, strawberries and wolfberries on your HDB Balcony”

Our dream of picking home grown strawberries in Singapore has come true.

Hopefully our blog will help others grow strawberries (and other cool stuff) Β in Singapore.

Sincerely,

Victoria, Summer, Shona and little man, Kosuke! πŸ™‚