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Garden Gratitude Theme: Yellow


This week end, while I endeavoured to complete my weekly rituals of checking the chicken house, scrubbing their water trough, replenishing the water and reorganising the straw, I sat for a moment to give a little thanks. I say ritual … Continue reading

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Deep Winter Blooms


Up here on the Mount, winters are very interesting indeed. While the rest of the surrounding area is bathed in sunlight, here we wallow in mist and cloud cover. It’s not so bad really. I love the cold and especially … Continue reading

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ANZAC Day Tribute


At the going down of the sun And in the morning We will remember them The 98th remembrance of the first diggers of WWI. Just a couple of kilometres from our home stands a giant, white Memorial Cross. Each ANZAC … Continue reading

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