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