Monthly Archives: July 2018

July Update :Sun, Rain & Little Rock, AR

  What a month. The entry of Winter and with some decent rain showers and the occasional hail it asserted its arrival. We’ve still had  some wonderful sunny days however. From Sunday the 8th of July to the 12th we … Continue reading

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Binalup – Place of Morning Light

Our own little paradise is snuggled within the greater paradise of Middleton Beach, Albany and the Great Southern Region. The Noongar people of this area of country know the Middleton Beach area as Binalup, place of first light or morning … Continue reading

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Gran: a birthday

Gran was asked some time ago what she would like for her 77th birthday. “A Steak. And a Coffee Cake made with Chicory Essence.” Bless her. She knew exactly what she wanted for once! Fortunately, we live a happy walking … Continue reading

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Dinosaur Parsley

The paradox in gardening that I re-discover from time to time is: a wonderful success preceded by shear and utter neglect. Our Continental Parsley is such a thing. The most that I could ever have contributed to this success is … Continue reading

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UFO – Unidentified Fungal Organism

An amazing display in the sky this evening as we came inside for dinner and tucked in our new arrivals. We have adopted a tribe of guinea pigs which will soon be set to work. In the meantime we are … Continue reading

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Stone Soup – another way

The Little Fellas are pretty good with eating their vegetables at dinner time. Gran? Not so much. We do like our Bone Broth and notice a difference between the times we consume it and the weeks we might not have … Continue reading

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