Step-by-step to making elderberry syrup from fresh elderberries.
Some plants in our garden already there when we moved in to the house. I have always found this particular plant beautifully full when it blooms, with plenty yellow-greenish tiny flowers in big bunches. The leaves also have a particularly different shape, slightly fan like and a bit like grape vine leaves, and a bit…
The apple tree in our garden broke last month due to high wind. We have a lot of tiny apples that we dont want to throw away. Made apple juice, apple pie, and other known apple things. We needed something different, this is when I found a recipe for Oladi – Russian apple pancake. Normally…
What to consider when decorating an entry way of an old small cottage.
What is in our garden at the moment?
A visit to Lyme Regis to see the sculpture trail.
I want to talk about batik, batik pattern.
The experience of choosing a good sofa and what we ended up with.
The perilous task of putting up an owl box in a wet and windy afternoon.
To be honest with you, I think the pheasants sold the house to us. What I meant is, when we were looking at houses, our criteria was that it has to have:
Jane tries mixing colours in Lino Printing.
We made an owl box from scratch. Find out how we did it.