Tag Archives: Summer

24 January 2017

When we look back at what the Bloch looked like two and a half years ago we recognise how much we have achieved – starting with the blackberry annihilation. The northern boundary is now clear of blackberries, though this Spring … Continue reading

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14 February 2016

Last week we started the blackberry harvest – a good 3 weeks earlier than last year, possibly due to a hot and dry Spring and Summer.  The maze has afforded us with easy access to a greater number of blackberries … Continue reading

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11 January 2016

The veggies have outgrown the boundaries of the fence with pumpkins crawling up the wire and finding their way amongst the corn and zucchini.  Corn, tomatoes, zucchini and pumpkin have all grown vigorously over the past month, and we have … Continue reading

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8 February 2015

The light on late Sunday afternoon was warm and golden as we finished an afternoon of clipping the blackberries in the maze and mowing the patches again.  A very small number of blackberries were ready for picking down by the … Continue reading

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1 February 2015

Today I went to view Eug’s mowing adventure last week and yes, the Block looks great.  The grass has been mowed at the highest setting, so it’s not short, however it looks pretty neat.  Eug is not one for long … Continue reading

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