Growing herbs in small spaces in Melbourne.

Microgreens are seedlings- little plants full of goodness. You can cut them with scissors and put them on top of your meal. It makes it look nice, and they are good for you. Here you can see Chinese cabbage and rocket. They are ready to eat now. You cut them with scissors and plant some … Continue reading Growing herbs in small spaces in Melbourne.

Sorrento – near Melbourne (part 2)

Black swans are Australian waterbirds. They are found in wetlands and around the shoreline. Some were taken overseas in the days of early European settlement, and some have bred* successfully in parts of UK, Japan and elsewhere. When I see boats moored * in a sunny bay I always feel like going out in one! … Continue reading Sorrento – near Melbourne (part 2)

Where can you see green tree frogs in Melbourne?

The Aquarium of course! If you want to take a little person for a fun morning in the city, this is the place to go. You can see fish, eels, frogs, sharks, turtles, seahorses, crabs, a large saltwater crocodile or two, and penguins in the snow and in the water. Great day out. You might … Continue reading Where can you see green tree frogs in Melbourne?