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On my walks

It’s been a very cold start to Winter this year, but I’ve been walking (halo shining) and recently MyWalkingFriend has been very busy at work and then caught covid and hasn’t been walking but I’m still getting up most mornings … Continue reading

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April round up

~ we had a few coffees and brekkies out and also a delicious lunch of pizza at Jetty Pizza on a day out last week after a very pleasant stroll around Sorrento, inspecting shops and The Golfer buying a new … Continue reading

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In the garden

The pots and the wheelbarrow were looking a little forlorn, their Summer radiance gone, so it was time to head to the nursery and do a spruce up. In this new pot there are 4 different types of bulbs and … Continue reading

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Around the neighbourhood

This is a combo of what I’ve seen on my walks, when I’ve been visiting, and what’s in our garden The Corellas have been very busy – and noisy! They’d gathered in a loud and boisterous flock in the trees … Continue reading

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QAL – February update

You may remember I was a little worried about the 8 applique blocks I was doing for Cecile and Corrine‘s 2022 QAL. It took me a while and lots of thinking, and last week I was a tad concerned as … Continue reading

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In the garden

:: happy nasturtiums :: happy me! new shoots on the orchids :: more happy me – this maiden hair fern was very bedraggled and on its last legs living in the bathroom but I put it underneath the orchids and … Continue reading

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QAL – end of Jan update

As I surmised, the applique portion of this year’s QAL “Sampler” is taking a little longer than anticipated. I do have some blocks completed though and progress on others. :: you’ve seen the pear block already (but to make it … Continue reading

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Garden

So pleased I chose to plant up Gazania flowers this year – they’ve given great joy with they cheerful colours. I also planted up an old wheelbarrow that was sitting idly behind the shed. The rusty bottom meant I didn’t … Continue reading

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November snippets at p&c……

I realise November is fast fading away, but…… :: a drive to Sorrento for fish and chips at the beach. Too windy to walk as it was whipping up the sand. :: lunch out with friends :: an afternoon tea … Continue reading

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In the garden

All the rain we’ve had has meant I haven’t had to hand water for ages. I’ve missed that first flush of enthusiasm when watering means a detailed checking out of how things I’ve planted in the pots are going. But … Continue reading

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