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Watching birds in my garden has had to take second place this month in the wake of travels to Boksburg and Cape Town as well as hosting several visitors in between. 777 more words


Dancing Dragon

A soft pink snapdragon poses for this floral macro. The series is available at my Etsy Shop.


End of month view - March 2015

All of a sudden, spring has sprung.

This morning (Monday) was beautifully sunny and everything was looking so perky and fresh. Above are a few spare… 421 more words


Dear Walter: letter from Old School Garden, 31st March 2015

To Walter Degrasse

Dear Walter,

I looked back at my letter to you written at the same time last year and it is interesting to see how flowers and growth generally were more advanced then. 1,006 more words


seedlings, an update

Greetings fellow lovers of all things green!

I am feeling surprisingly chipper this morning – even after waking up at 3:30am to go the immigration office, standing in line in the rain/snow for 3 hours and not getting an appointment (which I really needed because my visa expires today).  593 more words


Under attack

When I finally seem to manage to keep the chickens out of the front yard… I’ve filled all the flowerbeds with new soil and planted some spring flowers. 199 more words

Hen Island