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Then and now

Two photographs, both taken from more or less the same spot, and exactly one year apart:

7 January 2012

7 January 2012

7 January 2013

7 January 2013

She’s dry alright. Last year we were enjoying the second of two fairly wet summers after a lengthy drought. So far this summer has been very dry again and it feels like another drought is upon us.

See also: The Food Garden at Buggery Acres

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Wattle Day

September 1 is Wattle Day in Australia, a slightly nationalistic, but mostly nostalgic holiday that coincides with the supposed first day of spring. It’s a lovely day today so I snapped a few different species growing around my home.

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The food garden at Buggery Acres

I already shared this on Facebook and Twitter but it’s worth re-sharing on the blog. A short video showing the progress of the food garden here at Buggery Acres, from the overgrown wilderness we inherited when we bought the place to the orderly green oasis of today. Makes me happy, hope it’s good for you too.

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