Oh precious water! Bore water woes…

Water, oh precious life sustaining water! It’s summer here and for the past couple of months it’s been bone dry. You can tell too with the number of water delivery trucks driving up and down the area delivering to homes who have emptied their tanks. To keep a regular garden watered – let alone an…

Taming the Orchard

Adjacent to the house is a small orchard. I’m assuming it was lovingly planted many years ago and cared for by the previous owners in the beginning, but in recent times it has been much neglected. That’s got to change. The mature fruit trees were a big draw for me to this place. I’ve always…

Our slice of Tasmania!

Well, we did it! After packing up our belongings and relocating back to Australia, we finally made the leap and bought our own place. Renting has been good to us for sure, but it’s always been the plan to buy a place we could call our own. We couldn’t afford the lifestyle we wanted in…