It is time to leave Bagni di Lucca and Casa Debbio to return home to Australia. I am going to miss the rest of the gorgeous autumn…
Afternoon tea at Casa Debbio
Afternoon tea on the terrace at Casa Debbio seemed like the thing to do in on a glorious spring day…
We have cherry blossoms
The old cherry tree that has been at Casa Debbio years before we came has burst into flower…there will be cherries.
The rain came
We could see the rain coming across the mountains towards Vergemoli and Casa Debbio…
Casa Debbio autumn 2016
Our garden at Casa Debbio has changed a lot since I left at the end of spring. The summer was hot and there was no rain at all until last week. Filippo has done an amazing job keeping everything alive.
2015 at Casa Debbio
Casa Debbio has had a busy year. We have seen snow, rain, the hottest summer for more than 100 years, storms and rainbows. The garden is progressing well and I can’t wait to get back in the new year to start again.
Casa Debbio roundup
It is time to go home to Australia and leave my garden at Casa Debbio behind. We have done a lot of work to create a new garden on the … Read the full article
A Casa Debbio moon
We arrived back from Spain in time to see this glorious moon from Casa Debbio. Fireflies appeared at about the same time as the moon and filled the garden with … Read the full article
A year at Casa Debbio
It has been a lovely year at Casa Debbio. Despite some fairly ordinary weather the garden is progressing well. Last winter was wet, but not all that cold, and most … Read the full article
Tree trimming at Casa Debbio
We have done some serious tree trimming at Casa Debbio. I was reluctant to cut down the pine trees around the house, but the villagers have gradually worn me down … Read the full article