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The hum of quiet action

I went to a birthday party last night – lovely evening and lots of nice people. I ended up speaking to quite a few folk I either didn’t know very well, or at all. One thing that came up a … Continue reading

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Bee happy

Today was the final day of the bee project that started a few weeks ago. The idea was to make pots to grow plants that will attract bees as part of CHO’s Year of the Bee activities.  It was great … Continue reading

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Making pots, attracting bees

This year CHO has a theme of ‘bees’ and recently we got a community grant from Council to make planter pots for home and community gardens within which we can grow plants that attract the little honey-producing darlings. I went … Continue reading

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Flight of the Bumblebee

As readers here may know, CHO last year decided that we would focus on a theme throughout each year. Last year was the heart, and this year, after a new year vote was taken, the new theme was announced at the picnic … Continue reading

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Good socks, helpful socks

I caught up with Angela and some other pals this weekend and she showed us a clip about this great little project which has provided socks to people in homeless shelters in the US as part of their business. I … Continue reading

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