Previously I’ve found that January is a real trial of a month, seemingly never ending and redolent with rain, chilly … More
winter musings, and a shift of pace.
Rose liqueur and mincemeat – delicious!
Here in the valley, the days are drawing in, sunlight has that glorious golden syrup hue to it, and the … More
When we first moved into our cottage around 3 and a half years ago, the front hedge was all of … More
Here’s the last of the current batch of spring recipes I’ve been delighting in lately – this one is quick, … More
If, like me, you are inundated by abundant nettles, ground elder and jack by the hedge, don’t despair! There are … More
Having come through another bad bout of depression just recently, I’ve been really enjoying and valuing my time spent with … More
This month has finally seen some better weather here in the Wolds, and in the garden the herbs are finally … More
The older I get, the more aware I become of the passage of time, and how odd it is to … More