SARAH THE GARDENER

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Almost there

I think this is as close as I will get to a Did…Dah…  moment.  There are still a few empty beds, but I’m working on it.  The grass is cut, most of the plants are in, it hasn’t rained in…

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Merry Christmas

Gosh, how have we found ourselves here on the Eve of Christmas.  This season has whizzed by in the whirl of excitement, anticipation, joy, busyness, a touch of disappointment – my beans haven’t come up, wind, rain and sunshine.  Time…

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Pretty as a picture

Sometimes when you are working so hard on something, that all you can see is what is ahead of you, all you still have to do.  The wood becomes lost in the trees.  So you put your head down and…

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I have a special visitor.

I love showing people around my garden.  It is my pride and joy.  Although sometimes it is more like a petulant child who refuses to brush his hair before going out in public.  There is always a shirt tail to…

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Come and wander through my garden.

We had a window of lovely weather on the weekend, but then it turned to custard.  The boffins have predicted cold, wind, rain, thunderstoms and hail, but every time I check the forecast again, it seems to have been shifted…

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The Blue Mountains are indeed blue!

I had always assumed Australia was a hot dry arid place with killer snakes hanging out of every tree!  Not that I’d ever spent significant time in Australia to form these opinions for myself, aside from a bit of urban…

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Three weeks have gone in the blink of an eye

Oh my gosh, what has happened to a large chunk of my life?  Oh I know – it has been lost in the garden with days and days of endless toil, falling into bed late at night too exhausted to…

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The July garden isn’t looking too bad for winter

Make a big cuppa tea, sit back and relax and step into my world for a quick look around. Come again soon – August is just full of so many exciting things to do, I don’t know where to start!…

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