Archive for August 2009 | Monthly archive page

A quieter day…

Thursday, August 27, 2009 A quieter day… Had a lovely long walk with the doggies this morning – Aussie behaved himself and didn’t wipe out any native spieces on the way!  Returned to check on my little “farm” – the veges are “leaping out of the ground” to use Haydn’s words; mushies are flourishing; and the worms […]

Powering on…

Wednesday, August 26, 2009 Powering on… Busy day today…walked the dogs of course, then mulched all the bamboo, mowed the back lawn and raked up all the clippings.  Generator shed is built and generator inside – the first stage of Rob’s self-sufficient power generation scheme!!  Ross came to collect the shed plans and information and […]

Catching up..

Tuesday, August 25, 2009 Catching up… Am putting in an extra post to get up to date and ensure short daily postings in the future…. Started the day with the doggies as usual – they are getting used to the routine of a walk and bone in the morning.  Have been popping in each day […]

The Farmer’s Wife…

Monday, August 24, 2009 The Farmer’s Wife… Rob left for Perth and Kalgoorlie on Sunday afternoon but life on the farm goes on!  Have raked up the back lawn ready for mowing / mulching and taken the bamboo and tree stump down to the fire.  Measured out the Mulberry Paddock for the building licence and am starting […]