Today is forecast to reach the high thirties, as I write the birds are singing, and the Apennine mountains in the distance are glazed with a fine heat haze, and there is not a cloud in the sky. Yesterday the guys worked hard and got the footings finished for the second garden wall, now waiting […]

Summer has really arrived here. ¬†We are currently enjoying a heatwave with temperatures in the mid to high thirties, and forecast to continue through August. Great if you are on holiday, but I guess not so much fun for the builders who are having to work in this heat on the second garden wall. The […]