Life in May and Practical Recipes

Well it’s been a while since I have taken the time to write a post, but here I am at long last. I was actually debating whether to keep writing or not. I guess as you can see, I have decided to keep going : ) and it feels lovely to be back. The yearContinue reading “Life in May and Practical Recipes”

Early Morning Milking and A Beautiful, Simple Dessert

It’s good times on the farm at the moment. We have green grass in the paddocks! What a beautiful sight. It’s almost as if our eyes are adjusting, you become so used to the look of the dry after a period of time and then when all this green surrounds you it’s like a longContinue reading “Early Morning Milking and A Beautiful, Simple Dessert”

Springtime and New Beginnings

Well it has been lovely to be in the garden, preparing the soil for Spring vegetables after some much needed rain. There is just nothing like working or for that matter enjoying the garden and outdoors after rain, everything is alive and fresh and singing it’s thanks. Even the birds are excited and especially active.Continue reading “Springtime and New Beginnings”

Cream of Chicken Soup and The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Well here I am with two very tasty recipes, this cream of chicken soup is easy, hearty and so delicious! There is something so comforting about soups over the cooler months and they come with the added bonus of being economical to make, and hopefully leftovers for the next day. There is nothing like aContinue reading “Cream of Chicken Soup and The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies!”

Spring is Just Around the Corner!

Spring is in the air, we are not quite there yet, however the temperatures and the flowers blossoming are sure signs that Winter is all but gone for another year. Spring is a special time of the year, the nights are still cool and the day’s still bearable. The choice of seeds to plant areContinue reading “Spring is Just Around the Corner!”

A Whole Lot of Little Things Make Up One Big Life!

I love borage and so do the bee’s, it’s lovely to have it back in the garden again. It’s been a time of lot’s of little things around here lately. Reorganising cupboards, cleaning out the old and unused and trying to pick as many tomatoes as I can, when I can, and turn it intoContinue reading “A Whole Lot of Little Things Make Up One Big Life!”

Making Each Day Count

Time……. it always seems to move so fast. I start each day with the hope and prayer I’ll use it wisely. I want to finish each day knowing I’ve done what I should for that day and the good sense to leave what can be left for tomorrow. The balance of smelling the roses andContinue reading “Making Each Day Count”

Chicken Pie, Cackleberries and Winter Wonders!

Well it’s been a while since my last post! I hope you haven’t given up on me! It feels wonderful to be back : ) The month of May has been a time of feeling under the weather, getting sick, then getting better and catching-up. It can be quite a process! It’s lovely to beContinue reading “Chicken Pie, Cackleberries and Winter Wonders!”

Around The Garden And Another Delicious Loaf Recipe!

Well the garden is coming along, the seeds are germinating, more seedlings have been planted out, celery is in the ground, the beans are climbing and the weather is getting cooler, hope springs eternal! The Capsicums are ripening, and the corn is coming along very nicely. It will be a treat to have fresh cornContinue reading “Around The Garden And Another Delicious Loaf Recipe!”