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RiotHorse - Rabbit Hole

Simplicity, is often the key.  This has a catchy repeated guitar phrase acting as foundation to a multi-storied vocal tower.  Ok, crap metaphor, but you get what I mean, right?   19 more words

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Isle of Wight Lavender - a national collection

A herb grower on the Isle of Wight

Fragrant herbs growing in a lavender garden

I was on the Isle of Wight in August for a mini-break with my husband, so thought I’d pop in and have a look at the national collection of lavenders. 219 more words

Garden

Bath Good Food Awards

I spent a happy few minutes yesterday voting for my favourite foodie people and places round Bath, in the Bath Good Food Awards. As well as Hartley Farm’s shop and café (natch), I also hope that the Bath Priory, Yammo!, Beyond The Kale and Seven Stars do well – plus I snuck in a vote for my local (amazing!) Indian, The Bengal Bear. 79 more words

Growing

The Grower

    The Grower

I watch my Dad as he stands at the kitchen screen door,
studying him while he watches over the falling rain. Joy or… 399 more words

Poetry

Fabulous Farmer Fizz - Grower Champagne Part Two

Part One introduced the different types of producer, the grapes and the main areas of Champagne.  Now we look at different grower Champagnes from different subregions of the area. 1,292 more words

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Fabulous Farmer Fizz - Grower Champagne - Part One

What is Champagne?

It’s a wine.

It’s a wine made in a certain way from grapes grown in a delimited area.

That’s it.  Yes it’s a load of fun, often a part of big celebrations, a bit of bling in a nightclub, or even launching a ship (don’t know about you but I… 833 more words

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