Tuesday, January 10, 2012

10:366 Rose in a black frame

Just trying out Instagram on my phone. I have had it for a while but not used it for ages. Rather like it.
Trying out instagram

Monday, January 9, 2012

9:366 Some of the harvest

1.3 kg of cherry tomatoes that sowed themselves in my herbaceous border. Food for free!
Some of the harvest

Sunday, January 8, 2012

8:366 Learning about design for sustainability

Today Bob and I went to visit Melliodora, the passive solar house and permaculture demonstration site at Hepburn. David, the owner builder of the property took us for a tour round the house and gardens and showed us what a 25 year time span can achieve. David Holmgren at his house Melliodora

Saturday, January 7, 2012

7:366 Local invites

Today, I went out to some local businesses - nurseries, garden centres and shops to deliver this invitation to a gathering of gardeners who live in the City of Casey and who may be interested in permaculture. On Monday I will be delivering invites to the local libraries and letter box dropping to spread the word. There is a Facebook group for Permaculture Casey and if you know anyone who lives in Casey in Victoria, Australia (Narre Warren, Hampton Park, Berwick, Endeavour Hills, Doveton, Narre Warren North etc, please let them know about this. Thanks. invite

Friday, January 6, 2012

6:366 Sunrrise at Port Fairy

Got up early this morning - and it was worth it: Sunrise at Port Fairy

Thursday, January 5, 2012

5:366 Preserved lemons

I am in the mood to take in inspiration from everywhere. In the b&b where we are staying I came across this still life and immediately thought of my excess lemons.
Preserved lemons

4:366 Evening shadows

Ah holidays...
Evening Shadows