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Summer deck time

Summer deck time / Cat Christmas

Summer weather is finally here and it’s outstanding. Jamie and I are constantly out on the deck or pottering around in the garden. The big to-do list for our house has taken a backseat and that’s fine by me.

After living in apartments for three years with no private outdoor areas?  Continue reading »

Garden plans: bottlebrush, banksia, lomatia, aulax, flax, limelight acacia

Front yard garden plans.

I mentioned that I’ve got a fire lit under me when it comes to making garden plans, and it’s for good reason. Anything we want to harvest this summer/fall, we need to get on it. Anything we plant in the yard is going to look pretty dinky for the next 2-3 years, so, the sooner the betterContinue reading »