Life at № 42
Starting the tomatoes early this year was a good idea. Some of the Russian ones are already at about an inch in diameter.
I’ve been tidying up the greenhouse.
The peonies are starting to open
The big hydrangea by the kitchen door is dripping in buds
and the weather today is fan-tastic
… and the girls who spent all their summers with us in Spain (the last seven, anyway) are coming to number 42 for August! We’re thrilled! They’re the best guests of all time. They don’t need to be entertained, which is great and the dogs love them. Here’s one of them with Morgan: