Henry and Hugo in the Spring blooms of Edgefield’s back paddock.
Our beautiful living room.
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!
Hugos artful photograph
Our first babies at Edgefield
Outside in the garden, where I’m happiest.
Would someone please inform these flowers it’s not Spring yet.
Jeff doing what he does best
Mushrooms in the leaf litter
A daily haul at our peak
Lounging in the orange tree – the perfect place for a boy to daydream.
Just a sample of our 2013-14 tomato harvest.
Mulberries and strawberries from the garden
Hugo on Mt Edgefield
To die for bruschetta with ripe homegrown tomatoes and basil.
Hugo driving the Dingo
Caprese salad to die for
Bay, peppercorns, cinnamon stick and cardamom with lemons and salt
Gorgeous foliage hangs on as the temperatures drop
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.
Enjoying the delights of the food dehydrator.
Camp oven heaven
Hugo’s 3rd birthday bonfire
Bottling the goodness for winter.
Bashing and squeezing
Delicious chicken dish made from our very own roosters!
Garlic – vampires begone!
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.