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Bulb planting in the meadow

We’ve been busy in the Flower Meadow planting clusters of bulbs called Tulipa miscellaneous sylvestris. These beautiful buttercup-yellow tulips can be planted from September to December and we cannot wait to see them flowering for our guests during April and May next year.


The meadow hay was collected by frank the farmer last week, so quickly I didn’t get the chance to photograph the process just the results! 34 more words


Rare Giant Art And Catch The Latest Today at the Gardens By The Bay

“Gardens by the Bay is home to more than 40 art sculptures from around the world. Featuring unique pieces, intriguing crafts and stone works, these sculptures complement the beauty of the plant displays and add a new dimension to the landscape.” 209 more words


Remembering the Anzacs

Today is one of the most loved days on the Australian calendar. Anzac Day is loved and revered by Aussies both old and young. It probably has different meaning for both, for some it is a hard day where they are forced to think back on old memories, remember things that should never have happened let alone be remembered, for others it’s a holiday and a reason to celebrate being Australian, an Aussie flag thrown around the shoulders as proof of allegiance or a sense of belonging – this could be at one of the thousands of dawn services that occur throughout Australia or at a barbeque held at the house of a mate. 756 more words

Times they are a changin'

Autumn is definitely here. On our early morning walks the mist hangs like spun fairy floss in the curves of the hills, the farmers have baled all the summer grass for winter feeding of the cattle, the horses boast coloured rugs against the colder nights and our thoughts turn to ordering wood for the fire and enjoying slow cooked food with some big reds. 816 more words

Apple Bites

We are changing our usual tune and exploring multiple culinary spots.  This time we are diving into the greatest specialty stores in the city:

La Boite… 335 more words

Apple Peeled