Thursday, January 31, 2013

Sliced Rainbow


There's something about a slice of watermelon that looks like a rainbow isn't there?
And the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow is that great summer sweetness that dribbles down your fingers and arms!
Yay for summer :-) And yay for fresh fruit!

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

It's raining, it's pouring


 Last week we lived in a land of bushfires and hot, brown, dry paddocks. This week Australia is a land of floods and rain. Quite a contrast, this country of ours. And timely that we see this contrast on the holiday that we call 'Australia Day'!

Monday, January 28, 2013

A strategy for watering the garden


Right. So. Last week (though you'd hardly believe it after this weekend), we were watering our garden...

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Parrots in a Privet Tree

On this side of the world we don't have partridges in pear trees, rather we have parrots... King Parrots!

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

A Crystal Tree


To get small people to go a-thriftin' fire up their imaginations try 'growing' an easy crystal tree...

We've been a-thriftin'


So, what do you do with three small people in the long, aussie, summer school holidays? Why, you go 'a-thriftin'! Of course!!!

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Goggle Eyes



Here are the goggle-eyed small people who reside in our house...

Thursday, January 3, 2013

A Farm Sunset


Evening to you all. It's not normal for me to be posting at this time. But then there's not much about holidays that is normal hey?! Well, aside from the usual dinner-preparation, washing/ironing, cleaning routine...