Bare Earth… No way! 

I've been sharing this pic around because it's an unusual event in the garden. When we bought the block, the first thing we did was cover the whole front yard with layers of newspaper and about 10cm (that's 4" in the old measurement) of compost and mulch. After a frustrating wait of a few days, …

The cold.

The cold is bothering some plants, so we must act now to get them through winter