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135-137: Should be at school!

135 Tuesday 1st Sept:  Oldest and Finest …

No not wine!  An Arboretum.  After we ran and said farewell to Laraine and Steve (who actually thought we were having lie in – duh!), we set sail North.   1,288 more words

Tour 2015-16

March is not the cruelest month

I’m getting all poetic this week as we have dumped the waste land of January and February and are now into the expectation of March, and with it some spring-like weather and more to do in the garden. 486 more words

Gardening Times

A Hole In The Hedge

She plunges to the ground
Her final showdown with the wind
Surrendering to the ravages of the wild
That have beaten her smooth greyed branches… 86 more words


Kirstenbosch Gardens Centenary Tree Canopy Walkway

We’re huge fans of gardens and nature here at Penny Lane Lodge and we were very excited when in May 2014 Kirstenbosch Gardens in Cape Town opened a new and exciting attraction. 250 more words

Activities And Events

Ada’s U of I Bucket List

By Ada Li

With the fall semester coming to an end, I realized there are many things I still haven’t done on campus to enhance my college experience. 462 more words