On two consecutive weekends now I have spent a good proportion of my Sundays picking fruit to make jam. Why, might you ask when it is possible to buy a jar of passable jam from any local supermarket for under £1 and something nicer for not that much more? 883 more words
A true to life summer Kitchen Invention – take it away, watermelon and arugula Salad…..After all, you are the stars of this post!
Sorry that the picture is not the usual one of perfection, as I took this one with my camera phone instead of Hubby’s photography talents being available. 50 more words
So last night, one week before Labor Day, and a little less than a month before the start of Fall, I had my first Pumpkin Beer of the season. 96 more words
Our Summer Adventures 2014 - From the West of Ireland to the South of France and everything in between!
Summer here at Our Little House in the Country is drawing to a close. My little boy, Doodles, starts primary school on Thursday (I’m traumatised !) and the weather has turned decidedly autumnal ie. 1,908 more words