Gardening in the Winter Sun

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Working in the winter sun, preparing for the coming Spring Spreading wood chips between the garden beds, the weeds will not win this year Such a lovely sunny day,  gardening is a pleasure Lots of work needed still to prepare … Continued

House Paddock Through the Lens

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Looking up the driveway. Flowers along the fenceline Arrangement at the top of the drive. Looking down towards the front dam. ‘Spot’, our neighbour’s horse. Rainbow Lorikeets enjoying the fireweed. Wild ducks on the front lawn. Mother and Joey Two … Continued

Boys and Their Toys

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Our last big storm bought down a  gum tree in the stockyards. PC’s new chainsaw was most useful. The ‘team’ was out in force to help. A surprising amount of timber to remove but many hands make light work. Working together the … Continued

Ride On Mower Not in the Budget?

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We would dearly love to purchase a ride on mower for the boys, but for now it is a dream.  Currently our boys are mowing approximately 5 acres with a push mower, taking them around 9 hours to accomplish.  In … Continued

RIP Ellowyn

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Last Monday evening our much loved dog, Ellowyn (Ellie) was killed. She was caught up under the wheels of a passing car trailer on the Highway and died soon after. We are rather in shock and have spent the week … Continued

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