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In the garden

It’s been a long, hot Summer and the garden hasn’t fared too well.  I was scrambling for pictures to show you, but managed to find these.  It helped that it had rained the night before…..Mum gave me a cyclamen for … Continue reading

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Morning walks

It’s been a while since I wrote about what I see on my early morning suburban walks, and as it’s now Autumn there’s a definite change in the scenery. A few weeks ago I spotted these balloons sailing serenely over … Continue reading

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In the garden

As Summer hits and the heat rises, initially it’s fun being out early watering the garden.   I find it meditative and enjoy observing what’s happening with various plants, which ones are putting out new shoots, growing new leaves or producing … Continue reading

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Here and Now | November

On one of our warmer near-end Spring days, and with the foreseeable forecast looking bright, I decided to wash and put away my hand-knitted socks (and one of The Golfer’s jumpers) for the very last time this yearNeedless to say, … Continue reading

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Squealers

Cheryl from class very kindly gave me some of her “home grown” eggs – and not just 6 chicken eggs but 6 duck eggs too.  So in the morning before going to Squealers I baked a gluten free sponge and…….success!Oh, … Continue reading

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Here and Now | October 2018

Spring seems to be scooting by already.  Our days are warmer, and some nights too so I’ve put the cotton blanket on our bed and a lighter quilt.  Mum has been staying with us for a couple of weeks and … Continue reading

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A special visit – part 2 the garden

The views from the balcony of our B&B were gorgeous, looking out over garden and dense bushland, and up into the hills of the Dandenongs, all enveloped in Spring sunshine.  Below we could hear the sounds of running water and … Continue reading

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