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The First Melon

When I decided to collect some seeds from a watermelon and grow them, Lia was skeptical that anything would come from it, however it was not long before I had some small plants growing in the pot that I had … Continue reading

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We’re a drillin’ for water

The next stage of the garden renovations have taken place with the sinking of a bore to get water for watering. Because of the water restrictions we are only allowed to water two days a week (Thursday and Sunday) and … Continue reading

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New Pond (part three)

It was my aim to finish the pond for my birthday but the cost of the liner was more than I had anticipated so I accepted that I would not be able to get the stones needed to finish it … Continue reading

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New Pond (part two)

With winter passing the weeds had taken over the bush garden causing the pea gravel to get further buried under the sand. Unfortunately I had not taken photos of the project at this stage so I cannot show you what … Continue reading

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New Pond (part one)

When I first moved into this house, I started to formulate an idea for a new pond in the back garden. There actually was pond already, but it didn’t look very good so my plan was to fill it in … Continue reading

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