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Changing leaves and blackberry bushes - Autumn is with us

Autumn is very definitely with us. The hedgerows are heaving under their heavy load of delicious blackberries, and the leaves of the chestnut trees are changing colour, and not just because of the leaf miner which these trees suffer from so badly, and some are even starting to fall. 726 more words

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Homeward bound

Snapped this image of canola growing along the Midland Highway on our way home today. The inset photo is of a lovely old stone Georgian building, now used as a post office in the village of Avoca in the Fingal Valley.


Wood Shop Makeover Part 2

Autumn has been knocking on the door. The midwest summer heat has been trying to linger, and with it the incredible thunderstorms, but there is a sudden coolness to each morning that is certainly welcome. 567 more words

Fun Post: Forest Park Animal Farm

I’ve never been to a farm, so I didn’t know what to expect when I took the girls to the petting farm close to our house. 231 more words


September: What's new on the farm!

What a beautiful September. We had just enough rain and sunny days for
the animals to graze outside and for our vegetables to grow in the… 365 more words


Enjoying watermelon in a different way

I can’t think of anything that tastes more like summer than watermelon (except maybe Sunflower jelly). It’s refreshing, delicious and a great snack. Of course, you can have too much of anything, can’t you? 368 more words