Working with the Seasons

The changing of the seasons is always a busy time on the farm. No matter which change it is. The secret to not becoming overwhelmed by it all is to…

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Waiting for Solstice

I love winter, sitting inside watching the rain,  cool evenings when I can light the fire and curl up with my knitting and a bit of Netflix or ABC iView…

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A new garden

One of the challenges I have faced since moving to the farm is that I have had to start from scratch with my veggie garden. Instead of benefiting from the…

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Eggs

A little while ago our second chook started moulting.  She looked terrible, feathers falling out all over the place, bare skin revealed on her underside, skin showing through around her…

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Sunny Saturday

After a long and busy week where I haven't managed to step outside during daylight hours I ventured out into the garden this morning.  After a couple of very wet…

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Chooks

For many years I have wanted to own chooks, but for one reason or another I wasn’t able to.  However for the last 3 or so years we have had…

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