Repetitive gardening syndrome…. a name I have chosen to describe the weakness in my wrists and pain at times when … Continue reading Flaming May into Flaming June?
Lockdown continues, although this week the rains came and with it strong winds sending pink blossom whizzing off the Prunus … Continue reading Hawthorn the herald of May!
Since returning home at the beginning of January from a three month travel adventure my eagerness to get back to … Continue reading Time to get busy!
Day 32. The storm started at 8.30pm the previous night. Rain came down in rods hammering roof and skylights above … Continue reading After The Storm
Day 17. Beautiful sunrise at our perfect freedom camp, we were sad to leave this peaceful spot. As we drove … Continue reading Step class up a mountain!
Day 9. We awoke to more heavy rain after a night with the roof drummer, not surprising when we were … Continue reading The Eighth Wonder of the World!
Day 8….Our beautiful overnight spot had one flaw, little shelter from the constant, deluge of rain and strong gusts. The … Continue reading Up in The Clouds
Day 6…. Waipohatu Falls tramping track 4 miles 3 hour return loop through typical catlins bush to two waterfalls, 6miles … Continue reading The Back of Beyond
More of the white stuff has fallen and is still falling this weekend. It is bitterly cold outside – and … Continue reading Snow & Ice… But This Time Last Year…
We are snowed in! Our rural village in a Valley makes driving conditions hazardous if not impossible madness. Luckily the … Continue reading Snow days in Spring!