Tag Archives: gardening

it’s all about that hat…

herminda

Herminda (see previous post) thinks am nuts (and possibly a pain in the ass) ‘cos i keep taking her photo. Am outside gardening, trying to help out but keep my camera at hand ready to leap into action…

Photographed in rural Galicia, NW Spain

she knows how to grow stuff…

Herminda is 76 years old, she has worked physically hard all her life, like anyone who has a bit of land in the Galician countryside, she knows how the land works and she knows how to grow stuff. She is around 4 feet 10 and strong as an ox and says as long as she can, she wants to carry on working.