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Yellow Chrysanthemum 2

This and the last three photographs of Chrysanthemums are of flowers blooming in my mother-in-law’s garden.


Exciting Week

It’s been a bit of a tough week for me. Last Tuesday I was at lunch in a restaurant with my husband when I bit into a tater tot and had a bottom molar disintegrate(with crown). 582 more words

Connie Cockrell

Returning home: a month of school later....

It’s been back to school for nearly a month now after our almost-year away in a campervan. What’s it like to come home and settle into the old/a new routine again? 832 more words


spring gardening in melbourne

Ah, spring. My favourite time of the year in Melbourne. Sun, blossom, green shoots and a winter’s worth of compost ready to be put to use. 124 more words


Food Diary: September 2014

The last week of September is going to be busy so I thought I’d tally up the Food Diary slightly early for September and see how we have been going. 207 more words


Natural Home Remedies

Home remedies have become increasingly popular as conventional medicine can become expensive quite quickly. Home remedies have become very popular with a public that wants to take a more holistic approach to their health. 101 more words
Family Life

Autumn on the Allotment

I love the look of this gone-to seed globe artichoke and it will be great food for the birds …

Incidentally these artichokes are easy to grow from seed but they must be allowed to form substantial plants before planting in the ground. 275 more words