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Melbourne's newest food truck party

If you ever needed an excuse to visit the east side, this is it. This summer, Hawthorn welcomes The Early Bird, Melbourne’s newest food truck party. 138 more words


A time for planting

THE back yard of The Aged Parents’ house is providing a fairly good impression of a garden centre at the moment. There are more than 100 pot plants in it. 110 more words


Nature’s  Finery

Fiery autumn tints

Have been extinguished

By the storm,

Slipping into winter

In its decaying form.

But in amongst the hedgerows

And branches of the trees… 18 more words


One of Nature's Mysteries to Solve

Hey there!

Quite a few fruits and berries out there, even in the fall.

Can you identify this one?

I’ll check back later!


Sorry to be so late–chillier day here and we wanted to get some more gathering done before a freeze… which Ms. 155 more words

Backyard Habitat

2 Shohin Hawthorns. 3 Years Progression

Both of these trees started life in a pot a little larger than they are now. When I first got interested in shohin in early 2012 I decided that I would start by chopping back a few trees that I had dug from my garden a few years earlier. 154 more words

Plant (and critter) Identification Part 1

I’m sure there will be plenty of these posts in the future as I discover more of the plants in the forest. Here are a few plants I’ve identified as well as others I’m still not sure of. 354 more words



Bawa is a cafe that recently opened in Hawthorn and is very popular for good reason. The food is amazing and the atmosphere has a positive vibe. 493 more words