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This week in stills

It has been a quiet week around here, with O taking our little Lord and Lady to the snow while I stayed home with baby. An unexpected consequence was that we ended up with a major backlog of eggs. Our fine feathered friends broke two records this week, laying a dozen eggs in a day (usually […] Read more…

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This week in stills

In the same week we woke up to a deep, deep frost and also saw the first spring blossoms appear on the apple trees. Spring is coming, but winter has held us in an icy grip this week. Brrrr….   Read more…

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The supermoon

The movie ends, it’s 11pm, and I wander through the house switching off lights and kissing sleeping children before I go to bed. My bare feet chill to ice as I walk across the laundry tiles to feed the cat. I glance out the window. Clouds of mist fill the voids between the hills. Strange to be able […] Read more…

Girl in orchard

This week in stills

This week we hit a high point… the chooks are suddenly laying eight eggs a day! It has been crepes, omelettes and egg salad sandwiches all round at our place lately. Our grapefruit is now ripe for the picking, so I took a basketful to our local food swap and walked away with some great veggie […] Read more…

Lavender and loom bands

This week in stills

It has been a busy week around here. I started back at work, Rusty chased off a yabbie poacher from our dam, while the kids kept themselves busy playing pirate ships on the mountain of mulch in one of our paddocks. Best questions of the week came from Mr 4 while we were out on a […] Read more…

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