Tiptoeing Through The Tulips

A visit to The Table Cape Tulip Farm had me revisiting the Tiny Tim song. The spectacular sight of all the colour of rows and rows of tulips sets this flower lovers heart a flutter. The Tulip Farm was established 26 years ago and is now one of the largest in the Southern Hemisphere. The spectacular blooms play a secondary…
View Post
Share:

SPOTS IN SPRING

Today I was in the mood for spots, so out came this old favourite. I love the playfulness of spots , they just  make me feel happy. Last week my sister and I visited Hobart and were fortunate enough to see the  Advanced Style film. We both thoroughly enjoyed the movie and found the ladies all so inspiring, their joy…
View Post
Share:

Black and White

Black and white is always a favourite of mine. It can be stripes, spots, checks or just blocks of contrast, I really don`t care. Yesterday, on a mild but very windy day, (note the windswept hair), my husband and I drove to Barnboogle Lost Farm for lunch. Barnboogle is a golf course set amongst the dunes parallel to the beach.…
View Post
Share:

Cream and some Tulips

I`m late, I`m late for a very important date to quote the White Rabbit in Alice in Wonderland. Normally I post on Monday but life and lousy weather intervened, so better late than never. Today the sun shone and the winds had disappeared so time for a visit to the garden to see what is flowering . I discovered these…
View Post
Share:

TRADITION CONTINUED

The women in my family have always been very keen gardeners. My sister and I have continued this tradition, each of us in our own way. Our late mother was a very talented gardener, we both have fond memories of the garden we enjoyed as children filled with beautiful, perfumed flowers. Mum was also  a life member of the local…
View Post
Share:

Looking for Something?