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Kiwi Alarm Clock

Kiwi Alarm Clock

Kiwi Alarm Clock
One of the good things about this time of year is that we can sleep in. But this morning around 0500 I was rudely awakened by a female Kiwi screaming outside our bedroom window.

Garden Tidy Up, and Season Musing

Garden Tidy Up, and Season Musing

Garden Tidy Up, and Season Musing This is the season when Iris attacks her gardens … she has 4 she looks after. ….. Sails Ashore, Kowhai Lane, My late mothers home and the local Anglican Church. My Mother was a very keen gardener, and I remember her...
Rimu Timber and a Joinery Project

Rimu Timber and a Joinery Project

This post grew out of a recent project, and thinking back to timber cruising in my Forest Service career Rimu Timber When Maori first arrived in New Zealand however many centuries ago they found a land almost completely forest covered. And a “big player”...