Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Poultry welfare guidelines

It has been a while since I had to buy eggs. I love the fact that purely by living my life the way I want I happen to be doing something that's reasonably sustainable.

The accidental greenie.

Sunday, November 26, 2017


It's a weed. The leaves collapsed when touched. I once thought they were an ornamental plant but here in the tropics they are a disaster.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Broad beans will be perfect by Friday

They are growing and they are fruiting and they will have some beautiful large pods by Friday. I am away until then so that is what the garden gives us - it keeps working while we can't be there.

But I think that was a big one is ready to take right now.

Yes, it is.

A Hoya has flowered

They are a bit of a mystery to me but my mum and grandmother had these plants and I don't think really got them to flower very much.

One of them has flowered today though, so that's nice.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Retrieving from the kid's bag

Ever eaten late at night from your 13yo son's schoolbag that you prepared 17 hours before? I now have.

Monday, October 9, 2017

A perfect egg

Is there nothing more perfect than an egg from your own chooks, frying off, perfectly?