It’s winter in Australia. Here in Armidale, Australia's highest city, sub-zero temperatures are a frequent occurrence. The lowest recorded temperature is around -12oC. Frosty mornings usually make way for the weak sun to warm things up to a bearable 13 - 15oC most days but it’s dismal on the days with no sun. You can … Continue reading Winter’s Citrus Bounty
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
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.