Major undertakings and the chicken and egg dilemma

2019-04-16T08:53:47+01:00

As usual, we have been racing against time to get new projects underway, both inside and out. Spring this year seemed to come early - we were eating dinner on [...]

Major undertakings and the chicken and egg dilemma2019-04-16T08:53:47+01:00

Learning a new skill

2019-04-14T18:54:26+01:00

During the cold winter months, we meet up with our nearby friends to play 'Belote' in the evenings - it keeps us in touch with everyone and passes away the [...]

Learning a new skill2019-04-14T18:54:26+01:00

A Gardening Year in Photos – 2018

2019-01-05T18:22:31+01:00

It's been fun to look through the photos I've taken over the year, some from visiting friends and family, some from projects we have been realising around the house and [...]

A Gardening Year in Photos – 20182019-01-05T18:22:31+01:00

Visitors to La Biochere, 2018

2019-01-04T22:34:37+01:00

We've been lucky to have a number of friends and family come and visit us over the year and we've really enjoyed having them and showing them around the area [...]

Visitors to La Biochere, 20182019-01-04T22:34:37+01:00

Sloe Gin

2018-12-25T16:45:54+01:00

At the start of last year, so just under a year ago now, we gathered some sloe berries (Prunus spinosa) in the hedgerows. We pierced the skins and put them [...]

Sloe Gin2018-12-25T16:45:54+01:00

Winter Solstice

2018-12-23T19:28:31+01:00

I'm actually quite horrified to see that my last blog was back in March, some nine months ago! More than once in between, I thought I'd draft something but due [...]

Winter Solstice2018-12-23T19:28:31+01:00

Spring Has Arrived (I think!)

2018-03-21T11:33:58+01:00

It has been an odd few months, weather-wise, to say the least...  Unlike last year, we've had very few days of sunshine and opportunities to get out into the garden [...]

Spring Has Arrived (I think!)2018-03-21T11:33:58+01:00

A ‘Look Back’ at 2017

2018-01-21T00:21:44+01:00

It can only be described as a miserable time of year - Christmas and New Year celebrations are over, the decorations have been packed away and the weather is grey, [...]

A ‘Look Back’ at 20172018-01-21T00:21:44+01:00

December Update

2017-12-21T09:09:03+01:00

December arrived with a flurry of snow - all the more Christmassy for putting up our decorations!!  It took 2 days to complete the exercise but we love them and [...]

December Update2017-12-21T09:09:03+01:00
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