To die for bruschetta with ripe homegrown tomatoes and basil.
Just a sample of our 2013-14 tomato harvest.
Henry and Hugo in the Spring blooms of Edgefield’s back paddock.
Germinating seeds in my mini hothouse.
Our beautiful living room.
Mushrooms in the leaf litter
Outside in the garden, where I’m happiest.
Bottling the goodness for winter.
Hugos artful photograph
Jeff doing what he does best
Hugo’s 3rd birthday bonfire
Caprese salad to die for
Camp oven heaven
Delicious chicken dish made from our very own roosters!
Hugo with one of the new Austalorp chicks. I’m not sure who is cuter!
Would someone please inform these flowers it’s not Spring yet.
Our first babies at Edgefield
Plucking our first rooster.
A tiny first egg.
The soaring internal beams of the raked ceiling in the study.
My Mum painted this beautiful portrait of “Dirk Diggler”, my incredibly handsome Silver Spangled Hamburgh rooster, as an early birthday present. He is now proudly hanging on my kitchen wall. What a spunk!
Gorgeous foliage hangs on as the temperatures drop
Lounging in the orange tree – the perfect place for a boy to daydream.
Bashing and squeezing
Bay, peppercorns, cinnamon stick and cardamom with lemons and salt
Hugo driving the Dingo
Hugo doing an awesome job halving cherry tomatoes for drying
A rare family shot – Jeff, Henry, Hugo and me (Jo) – at Sculpture Park in Mundaring in 2013.