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29 July 2018 7:11am – Snail Hunt

If you’re experiencing this lovely foggy morning too, now is the perfect time to get outside for a snail hunt! :)

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17 July 2018 6:29pm – Rodent-proof Your Compost Bin

Thought you might find this helpful too: HOW TO RODENT-PROOF YOUR COMPOST BIN

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6 July 2018 5:15pm – The Pomes&Stones Orchard is complete!

The Pomes&Stones Orchard is complete! :) The last leprechaun Apple has gone in, everything has been given a circle of mulch and had a chook-wire frame put up. Looking good, even if I say so myself :)

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4 July 2018 5:21pm – Planting Update

Here are a few pics of the trees that we planted out yesterday. I’ve only included one pic of each type, as they all just look like sticks at the moment, and that’s not really very interesting to look at, … Continue reading

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3 July 2018 4:26pm – Dirty Knees

I think the knees say it all. Another day of planting done and boy, am I beat .. but happy :) Will update with tree pics later. Now for a hot shower …

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1 July 2018 12:52pm – Tiny House clips

Catching up on some Tiny House-related clips. Love the Singer sewing machine, couch/pull-out bed, tiny bath and curved loft windows! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LzVJ–gOPP8&t=329s Tiny living with a new-born. Love the long kitchen bench and pantry, the height in the loft, and how most … Continue reading

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28 June 2018 6:17pm – Trees!

My kind of delivery! Mail-order trees!! :D Guess what we’ll be doing next week :D Happy dance!! Update: All opened and checked: 3x ‘Leprechaun’ dwarf green apples, 2x ‘Pinkabelle’ dwarf pink apples, 3x ‘Fireball’ dwarf apricots, 1x ‘Sunset’ dwarf peach, 1x ‘Sunset’ dwarf … Continue reading

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21 June 2018 8:57am – Happy Winter Solstice!

Happy Winter Solstice, everyone! Hope you get to enjoy this beautiful weather today :)

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18 June 2018 8:02am – If It Can’t Be Reduced, Reused, Repaired …

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30 May 2018 2:24pm – Pinks Disease

Do your trees have Pinks Disease? It’s particularly prevalent in high humidity areas. Annette McFarlane: Take a close look at this image. Initially you may mistake it for lichen (there are some small lichen surrounding it). In fact, it is … Continue reading

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