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SOUTHERN SUMMER- How it slips in sideways- Bye Godfrey

Worzel here, it is Thanksgiving Day, storm in the forecast. Turkey and stewed Gooseberries for supper, a few strollers out early round the harbor, the red and white ship that never leaves is actually gone from it’s mooring below my Worry Stone. 507 more words

An apple a day...

You might remember back in March we had a small debacle involving our orchard, my sheep and some not very stock proof fencing. Whilst we won’t really know for another season or so how well the fruit trees coped with being stripped naked by a swarm of hungry sheep with a sudden attack of the munchies and if the bridge grafting Tom performed has really saved their lives, it was nonetheless heartening to see apples in our orchard this year along with, for the first time, pears and plums (although we only had the princely sum of one quince from our… 1,027 more words

Nashi-gari (Asian Pear Picking) in Ishioka

Ishioka City has a flourishing agricultural industry, and is particularly famous for its fruit orchards. Like many orchards in Japan, Adachi Orchard in the Yasato area of Ishioka is family run. 330 more words

One Day In Ibaraki

First Field Trip: Kirishima Art Museum & Kumamoto Castle!

It’s Sunday evening in Japan and I just had an amazing weekend! We had our first ‘field trip’ with all the WJC students, our JD Mates and the people who organized this. 1,701 more words

Fukuoka Women's University

Red Cliffs

Mandarin picking for a day. My hand is a bit sore still from the clippers and it’s been two days since I last held some. I worked on Tuesday (my first day), but haven’t been signed up for anything since then. 650 more words


Jess and Jane's Foraging for Flavour Frolic

Hello food…..

Foraging Jess Foraging Jane

The time approaches for Jess’s Jingle Jam to be created, ready for the Christmas Hampers. This year I had some lovely company whilst foraging for flavour. 70 more words


Future Plans Sorted.

I went to a job interview today and was relatively put off by it, so I will not be returning tomorrow for the job shadowing. I’m not at all interested in the kind of work they would like me to do. 334 more words