Garden hammocks

I finally got around to getting a new hammock for the garden as the other one had rotted. I also bought a hammock chair and then spent the afternoon cutting back brush, mainly alder trees and nettles, with a BG parang given to me by my friend John. Swinging in a hammock in the shadeContinue reading “Garden hammocks”

Violets and strawberries

Finally, we’re starting to see Spring flowers. This is a bizarre grouping of violets and strawberries. For some reason, strawberries seem to have spread everywhere this year, including far from people’s gardens. I’ve never understood the old song “Violets are blue, dilly dally…” as they aren’t. They’re violet. Which is basically purple. I can understandContinue reading “Violets and strawberries”