Tag Archives: Spring

13 November 2016

Sunday was a miserably wet day but we had received our burning off permit and did not want to put if off for when the weather became too warm.  This time we got the fires going easily, burying firelighters in … Continue reading

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9 October 2016

We had prepared a second veggie patch site in late September and today created the beds and erected the fence.  It is rather bigger than our first veggie patch, where I have already begun raising the usual.  We cleared the … Continue reading

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12 December 2015

We finally got the water connected at the Block and it has been wonderful to use a garden tap to water the veggies, rather than cart water in plastic containers in the back of the car. I’ve spent a couple of … Continue reading

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24 October 2015

We have decided against fixing up the shed and water tank for now because we need water sooner rather than later – and the shed is a big repair job.  It has hardly rained the whole month – a scant 2.5 … Continue reading

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19 September 2015

Over the past month the block has been awash with daffodils – a quite unusual looking specimen.  We wonder if it is a particular strain unique to the Block. We had a visit from a group of sheep a few weeks back … Continue reading

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