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May roundup

Before June rolls over into its second week (what? already?) I thought I should regale you with my May roundup……. ~ Movies: Been a little more adventurous over the past month with The Golfer and I going to an early … 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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320create weekend – part 1

Just had a wonderful weekend away with friends at 320create – or as Helen likes to call it, Serenity! We started our 4-day weekend in the usual way with our first stop at Mary’s shop, Patch n Quilt, chatting with … 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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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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on my walks

On the days when it’s not raining (and, I might add, it rained all weekend!) I do try and get out for a walk. Have to get rid of these Covid Kilo’s somehow! From the storms the other week, there … Continue reading

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Excitement

Well! that’s been an exciting morning. Just before I left for my walk, around 9.15, there was a roar and the whole house started to shake; ceiling fans, pictures, ornaments on the dresser. I yelled to The Golfer to get … Continue reading

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