Maple (?) seeds in a gutter.
Turns out, I also have aquatic tiny snails in my water plants… munch those algae!
Sweet tweets come out of the bent door of this lamp post on my way to work. A tiny bird has made its nest in there.
Mino with tomatoes
I was thrilled to find this mimosa at the local gardening store.
Maidenhair fern. Bigger.
Click here for big pic, big enough for most desktops. Iris’ iris. I took some great videos of the snails, trying to figure out how to upload these with a good quality.
Sprouting! And I found white muscari. I think all flowers I have are white.
Here some pics of plants. We went to get some pots, and came back with more plants than intended. Pim selected a big indoors plant, and a smaller one, which is very out of character[…]
Today I melted some stuff together: Amounts approximate: 1. 1/2 Nivea Rouge Scarlet – 1/2 Bourjois Fuchsia Class (a bit translucent). 2. 3/4 Bourjois Fuchsia Class – 1/4 Kryolan F104 (creamy). 3. 3/5 Bourjois Fuchsia[…]
One that I made up yesterday night, very fruity but not too sweet, so I named it Oberon: 4cl Manzanilla sherry 1.5cl Sloe gin 1.5cl Apricot brandy 1 teaspoon Gold Strike juice of 1/4 lime[…]
Yesterday night, while we watched how several dobermanns chased Sylvester Stallone, we had this drink: Bloodhound cocktail. It was pretty good.
I have added more moss I’ve rescued from roof fallout and grown a bit to my… terrarium? vivarium? palidarium? hmh. Where I keep my moss. Terrarium sounds too dry for this place I have to[…]
Fattoush (note to self) Feb. 28th, 2009 at 6:30 AM * 2 lemon cucumbers or 1 English cucumber * 6 scallions * 3/4 lb tomato, chopped * 1/4 lb golden tomato, cut in half *[…]
The buckle is an Ebay find.
Today’s quick project was to label our spice pots. I know them by texture and colour (sometimes smell) but Pim gets a bit more confused, and some of the new ones are too similar so[…]
It turned out better than I expected. It is something small and with so many pieces I wanted to put as much care as possible in details and finishing. I think it is the thing[…]