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January

I know it’s a fault….

… to be so keen to get the growing year underway, but I can’t help it. Today I’ve sown two types of …

New beginnings

The first of the chilli and pepper seeds have germinated and already I can taste those delicious salads of the summer to …

An odd start to the year

January was marked by being wet and mild. This is our first winter here, so I don’t know if it is usual …

Luscious spiced oranges

What do you do with a surfeit of small oranges? This was the question posed by our pal Colleen who has a …

Irresistible apples

We’ve already planted six different apple trees, but when I was at Point Vert the other day I spotted some really healthy-looking …

Lots done today

It was the most beautiful, calm and mild day so I set to clearing out weeds from the bed by the garage …

It may be winter outside

….but in my heart it’s spring*. We returned to La Caumette after spending Christmas and New Year a few kilometres down the …