Summer fruit and flowers

We have so many beautiful flowers since our last update and lots of ripe and almost-ripe fruit! Here are our gorgeous roses in many different colors and scents: This beauty is a Lagerstroemia indica Mimie Fuchsia. Hibiscus, one of my favorites! Our peaches are almost ripe! Lots of blackberries! Delicious plums! We have many varieties…

Garden Tour July

This is how our garden looks this month! Everything has grown so much and we have so many beautiful flowers and delicious fruit 🙂 Enjoy!

Bee Paradise (and Humans & Dogs as well)

To lure more bees and other helpful insects to our garden, Tijs made a beautiful 5-star bee hotel. It’s so beautiful! If I were a bee, I’d live there 🙂 Beautiful wildflowers nearby, fruit blossoms, the scenery is amazing and it even has a pool nearby! We started planting a vegetable garden this year. We…

Phew – it has been awhile!

Especially during these weird and very difficult times, we want to bring smiles to people’s faces and what better way is there than the great outdoors? Flowers, plants and trees sure are magical! We feel this each and every time we open our front door and are enveloped in the most luscious scents and colors.

Food forest

Tijs has been busy all week, transplanting some of our fruit trees that didn’t get enough sunlight. We planted them more in the center of the garden, where the sun will shine on them throughout most of the day. We are planning to plant many more fruit trees and berry shrubs on our hill, so…