Fruit and Vegetable Harvest

Fruit and Vegetable Harvest

2016 has seen another good crop of both fruit and vegetables, although some have fared better than others.  The tomatoes weren’t so good, possible because we kept forgetting to water them, but the grapevines seemed to thrive on this neglect and we have a bumper...
Chickens, Eggs & Cake

Chickens, Eggs & Cake

We first started keeping poultry back in 2009 with ten mixed pekin bantams. We wanted a breed that was easy to handle with a good nature and as child-friendly as possible, these girls fitted the bill perfectly. Only one small problem – their ping pong ball sized...
Lambing Time

Lambing Time

April is a busy month all round.  Not only do the lambs start arriving but The Green House is always full with guests taking short breaks over the Easter holidays. The weather was not kind at the start of the month which has not made for an easy lambing.  Sadly this...