Described by some as Armidale’s best-kept secret, the Armidale Walking Track is a 7 - 10 km loop trail through the city's outskirts. The actual distance will depend on where you start. If you choose to take the longer path through the pine forest - you do just under ten kilometres. Start at the dog … Continue reading Armidale Walking Track
Autumn can be a magical time of year if you live in a cold climate. Reds, golds and orange make for spectacular street scenes. However, most (if not all) indigenous Australian trees are evergreen. They stay the same green all year round. They may have bright spring blossoms but their leaves don't change. (Except to … Continue reading The Glorious Colours of Autumn in Armidale
Way back in the 1990s, my ex and I built a mud brick house near Bellingen. As the construction progressed, I created a vision book of how I wanted our home to look. I designed a massive garden with a veggie patch and an orchard. I cut out pictures from magazines, drew plans and wrote … Continue reading The Ultimate Shed.