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Shenton Park Garden Masterpiece

On a sunny Saturday afternoon I arrived at the home of garden designer Jack Hanbury in a leafy street of Shenton Park for the Open Garden… 696 more words


Food Adventures in Tuscany

Things have been absolutely crazy since getting back from Italy, and I regret that it has taken me this long to do another post!

We fly out to the ship again this Saturday, so I am enjoying my last week in England for about a year, and loving the cold weather and the beginning of Autumn… by far my most favourite season. 609 more words


Mama's Unplugged...

I know it’s been quite a while since I’ve posted anything.

I’m not sure what started it. I think I began with a modest spring clean that just gathered momentum, spurred on by the desire to live differently. 744 more words

Garden Update: October

When I get sewing fatigue, there is the garden to keep me distracted. The weeds, I should say, and I try to check in on them once a week. 64 more words


Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness...

And annoying neighbours burning wet leaves and effectively smoking you out of your own garden.  I tell you, if I wasn’t so tired from all I have done today, and interested in rotting my leaves down for soil improvement purposes… I would return the favour.   446 more words

Herbal Remedies

the george in rye

What a completely gorgeous Sunday!

It was sunny and so very warm it was hard to believe it’s the end of September.  I spent a lot of time outside this morning, enjoying the late summer sunshine and flowers. 381 more words

OutdoorLearning Space

Scenario 4: It’s 2063 and the last of the 1960’s prefab classrooms are being decommissioned. You have been given the brief to redesign a classroom that has direct access to the school yard, veggie patch and chooks. 396 more words

Learning Spaces