Strawberry Renovation

Last night we enjoyed a harvest from the strawberry bath and tubs;  red, juicy and big too.  We topped them with coconut yoghurt imagined we were in heaven. A friend in our writing group was renovating her wheelbarrow of strawberries and gave us about twenty new runners.  The MOTH (Man of The House) and I nicknamed our friend…

Native Birds in the Winter Garden

Our garden has a number of large native trees that attract birds to their tree tops:  eucalypts and palms.  We have had a number of tawny frogmouths (owls) build their homes in the eucalypts at the front of the house.  Magpies, king parrots, corellas, and sulphur crested cockatoos also enjoy these tall trees.