Category Archives: Work

What we did on our holidays

Back in the day, that used to be the first composition in your first week back at school. On OUR holidays, we proofread theses for Master degrees. 2 years ago, it was a philosophy paper for Young Friend Marius. (Now, … Continue reading

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Rustling. Reloaded

Patrice got about 200 years of farm machinery going the other week, cutting, turning and baling hay on the 3 paddocks down in the dip. No sooner than he’s finished and this scrawny old dude turns up and starts loading … Continue reading

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Ctrl-Alt-Delete

Hard reset. (I think that’s how it goes, anyway, but having been a Mac user for the last 15 years, it’s not something that that you need to use that often….) But the garden’s another matter. Tenants say “Oh, we … Continue reading

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Not that I know anything about this stuff…

…., but it looks as if someone didn’t read the instructions… It probably says “1000 litres per hectare” Not per square metre. Undoubtably a bloke. We do stupid stuff like that…

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Reclaiming the wilderness

Trailerload 1 of n (up to 5 so far….) of detritus from what used to be a combination of pine forest and grazing land and is now on the way to becoming something akin to a garden. Mostly gorse, more … Continue reading

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