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Going all Baden-Powell

A Scout is never taken by surprise; he knows exactly what to do when anything unexpected happens. Never having been a boy, …

The Buddha’s Hand

I was lucky enough to be given one of these amazing citrus plants last year. It wasn’t looking super-happy, but a winter …

Wet, wet, wet

“Water does not resist. Water flows … it goes where it wants to go, and nothing in the end can stand against …

What an autumn!

I gave up trying to garden from mid September until now for two reasons. On the night of 18 September we had …

Can you hear it?

Our garden is rowdy with the sound of plants and trees slurping up welcome rain. We’ve harvested 3500 litres from the roof since …

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 …

Wet and yucky day

I’d intended sowing some kale today but it has rained solidly and we’ve been in a thick cloud for 9/10ths of the …

And the harvest goes on

It’s raining cats and dogs today, but I really felt like doing some gardening, so this morning I planted a red laurier …

Rainfall

Collected 6500 litres yesterday and last night.