Easter in my garden

What did you do this weekend? Andrew and I hauled out the beans which was a big job considering it was midday and it was hot! I often wonder why I have to do things when I do .. but hey that’s gardening for you. So with a pair of secateurs in hand and plenty of …

Hot and dry

Well it is Sunday and it is hot and dry. It didn’t rain last week as forecast  which was super disappointing. It is meant to rain today too, but not a drop in sight. I don’t think I recall a summer quite like this with only 9mm of rain in January. Not good! So what is …

A very late Christmas post

Well there are only 3 more sleeps and it is Christmas .. amazing! And where did that year go? I’m sitting at the airport, enjoying a glass of bubbles while we are waiting for our plane to Melbourne. But hey all that aside … what is happening in the garden? Well of course my gorgeous …

It is all about photos!

Our first dahlia of the season … woohoo It is Saturday evening and I’m sitting in front of the laptop woefully staring out the window. Why? Well it has something to do with the weather, which oddly enough is meant to be spring – but it just isn’t. It has been cool, damp, overcast and …

What a week!

Paper wasp enjoying the sun on the leptospermum blossom At last, our weather is starting to behave itself. No more fires, heat pump is off (brilliant) and finally the bees are appearing in the garden. Yay! Very happy about that. And to top the week off, Dallas our good Aussie mate who just happens to …