I have watched from my verandah, in the rising humidity, as storms have formed then passed, waiting for the rains with great anticipation. A thunderstorm would form, but skirt around us leaving just a disappointingly few drops of rain - nothing to give the soil the good deep soak it needs.
|Over the past couple of days, thick clouds have gathered on the hills across the valley and the sunsets have been spectacular.|
|Two enormous green tree frogs were living in the door cavity of our car - an enormous surprise this morning.|
|"I love muddy puddles!"|
|The boys were too muddy to get to the bath - they needed to be hosed off first. Thankfully when it's wet and muddy here it's also hot.|