Sunshine and strawberries

After 8 days of temperatures between 30C & 35C, today was actually quite cold! We only reached 23.5C!


But of course good weather means outdoor time, so last Saturday was spent riding my bike and geocaching. In the afternoon, I spent time outdoors with the kids in the garden before firing up the BBQ for some steaks and snags. Deb had to work, so I thought I’d watch a replay of the rugby with the kids but the sunshine and outdoor activity made them crash out by 7.30pm and I had the evening to myself. (And I decided not to watch the rugby after all and watched some mountain biking on Fuel TV instead!)


Sunday morning was an early start (has been since the summer time change and the kids waking at 6.30am!) and we headed to the Strawberry Festival. Bought strawberries, watched some performers on stage, kids jumped on the bouncy castle and I took some photos (see left hand column near the bottom). The rest of the day was spent in the pool, sipping on cold ones!



My favourite shot of the day


Tomorrow the temperature is meant to jump back above 30C again.

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2 thoughts on “Sunshine and strawberries


    (23 November 2009 - 15:42)

    Great shot… and fyi we’re still over the 30C up here. I think my brain is melting. And no, I’m still not pining for the green cold wet fields of Ireland.


    (26 November 2009 - 12:14)

    @Terri: Thx cuz! We’re back into the 30’s again after some welcome rain last night. More rain tonight to keep my veges growing!

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