• littlehaven, seasons

    Spring returns

    So it is that spring has once again returned to little haven. The mornings are still chilly with frost and the ground much too cold to plant spring or summer veg, however…

  • DIY, littlehaven

    books that inspire me

    I love reading at any time of the year, and usually have a few books on the go at any one time. However, I find that mid-winter is the most perfect time…

  • littlehaven, seasons

    Winter at little haven

    Winter has arrived at little haven and the wheel has turned once more, having crossing the threshold of the Winter Solstice. The temperature has dropped below -2 more than once (-4 scheduled…

  • Adventuring

    Treasures in Beechworth

    It was a wonderful Autumn weekend, with the chill in the air warranting the lighting of the wood fire heater for the first time this year at little haven and the cooler…

  • Adventuring, Food

    gourmet yarrawonga

    We have had a slight reprieve from the heat wave, so with a milder 32 celsius forecast we decided to head towards Yarrawonga to do some op-shopping and visit the olive farm…

  • littlehaven, seasons

    Summer days

    Summer has well and truly arrived at little haven with the bird bath proving to be very popular with the local bird life, heat waves that has seen temperatures soar to as…

  • DIY

    DIY Calendula Salve

    Calendula salve is the first salve I ever made so I can attest to how beginner friendly it is & how useful it is to have around the house. It soothes sunburns,…

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    our first alpaca shearing

    The weather has warmed considerably and the paddocks are starting to turn golden, so it was time for our 4 alpacas to be sheared so they would be much more comfortable throughout…

  • Events

    Oxley Bush Markets

    It was a lovely spring’s day on Saturday, perfect timing for the 39th annual Oxley Bush Markets. We have never visited before yet had heard wonderful reviews, some saying it was the…

  • DIY

    DIY Calendula oil

    One of the things I have always looked forward to in owning our own home was that I’d finally be able to plant all those flowers and medicinal herbs in the garden,…