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I Miss Recess

This post is dedicated to my Dad who reads them all and asked for a “short one” since he has a busy week at work. This one’s for you, Dad! 504 more words

Samhain - Suburbanites returning to the land.

When they asked me if we’d be alright without a TV, I just laughed. I can’t stand those things.

Nothing beats the sound of this rain on the metal roof, anyway. 266 more words


Interim Heating and Pumpkin Processing

No frost yet, we have been very very lucky thus far!

Two close calls, one on October 4th where we hit a low of about 32F but it was a windy cloudy night so no frost fell…our other close call was just the other night on October 19th when we hit a low of about 34F.   868 more words


Getting here!

If you would like to join us for The Shotgun Chef’s Field to Fork cookery school to learn how to shoot, fish and stalk your own food with one of the country’s up-and-coming game chefs you can get to the Isle of Lewis easily by either ferry or by air. 117 more words

The Shotgun Chef