Cooking, Garden, Number 28, Recipe

Lovely lavender

Lavender is a fantastic plant that we (try to) grow in abundance.  The bees love it, it produces a lovely aroma and it is also a very useful companion plant for vegetables and fruit trees.  The flavour is often very light which makes it the perfect ingredient for ice-cream, sugars and jellies. After a bit… Continue reading Lovely lavender

Chickens, Field, Firfield, Garden, Number 28, Sheep

No more summer?

This morning there was a definite chill to the air, and the sun is not rising as quickly as it has over the past weeks (or at least it seems that way).  It has slowly dawned on us that summer is coming to an end and autumn is creeping in.  Normally we would lament this, but… Continue reading No more summer?