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how does your garden grow?

How about a quick walk around my yard with me this morning? We’ve had some rain (still not enough, but we’ll take it!), and while I can barely keep up with the mowing, I love this time of year. 330 more words

Food, Travel, Life

Visit to Birds of Eden and Monkey Land

One of our recent family adventures was spent visiting Birds of Eden and Monkey Land, two local wildlife sanctuaries just east of Plettenberg bay. 475 more words

Nature Quest: Discovering my local patch

When I set a number of wildlife-related ‘Nature Quest‘ challenges for myself at the beginning of this year, I did not initially list… 1,298 more words

General Wildlife

Cutting the grass......

The size of the property is a total of 13 hect.so the cutting of the grass needs a tractor. Yesterday Pablo, our closest neighbour arrived with his huge tractor and cutting device. 149 more words

Aguas Blancas - Lavalleja

Acorn Wars

Without so much as a warning or civic alert, the bombs began to fall.  Sparsely, at first, quickly ramping up to a barrage.  They fell with great velocity, unbiased yet fierce.  532 more words


Planet Of The Ants

As I crossed campus yesterday in the heat of the afternoon, I felt a gentle tickling sensation on my forearm. A winged ant, crawling and questing as ants do, before finally recalling that – O happiest and most fortunate of ants! 704 more words

Nature Notes