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