Delicious chicken dish made from our very own roosters!
Hugo driving the Dingo
Would someone please inform these flowers it’s not Spring yet.
Lounging in the orange tree – the perfect place for a boy to daydream.
Bay, peppercorns, cinnamon stick and cardamom with lemons and salt
Bashing and squeezing
Bottling the goodness for winter.
Outside in the garden, where I’m happiest.
Hugo’s 3rd birthday bonfire
Caprese salad to die for
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!
Mushrooms in the leaf litter
Hugo on Mt Edgefield
Hugo with one of the new Austalorp chicks. I’m not sure who is cuter!
A tiny first egg.
Germinating seeds in my mini hothouse.
Our first babies at Edgefield
A rare family shot – Jeff, Henry, Hugo and me (Jo) – at Sculpture Park in Mundaring in 2013.
A daily haul at our peak
Gorgeous foliage hangs on as the temperatures drop
Henry and Hugo in the Spring blooms of Edgefield’s back paddock.
Hugos artful photograph
Jeff doing what he does best
Just a sample of our 2013-14 tomato harvest.
Mulberries and strawberries from the garden
To die for bruschetta with ripe homegrown tomatoes and basil.
Plucking our first rooster.
Garlic – vampires begone!
Hugo doing an awesome job halving cherry tomatoes for drying