Monthly Archives: March 2015

Last Coat on the Bedroom Floor and a Mammoth Rhubarb Harvest

Today I got the last coat on the bedroom floor. I decided to fill the gaps between the sheets and I am glad I did. For once I read the instructions on the tin which said to fill after the … Continue reading

Posted in Grow, House | Tagged , | Leave a comment

2015 Garlic Crop

Yesterday was a lovely autumnal day so I planted this years garlic crop. I have doubled the amount planted this year and plan to double the crop size every year so with the power of compounding we should be able … Continue reading

Posted in Garlic | Tagged | Leave a comment

For Fans Of Design

We are fans of design, if you haven’t gathered by now. I have the book By Hand And By Eye published by the Lost Art Press which is fabulous. This is a short video from Jim Toplin one of the … Continue reading

Posted in Things we Like | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

Excess Tomatoes

We are currently harvesting tomatoes faster than we can eat them which is a very pleasant problem to have. The solution to this is simplicity its self. Get out the Ball Blue Book and bottle away. Last year I bottled … Continue reading

Posted in Cook, Grow | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment