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Home Made

Life has been quite busy since getting engaged! Days go quite quick!

Some of my more recent affairs have been getting back into home made goods. 328 more words


Picking Raspberries

Last night we went out to pick some raspberries as a family. If you didn’t know I have a thing for raspberries. It isn’t even that they are my favourite, but they are delicious and the memories are great. 98 more words

Random Thoughts

Yaverland litter picking

Another successful litter pick today

This was an in-house event involving the usual suspects! (Helena Hewston on the left, David Burdett, centre, and keeping control on the right, Pat Almond) 97 more words


Australia, Now This is Winter

It is hard to believe that last week it was snowing 30 minutes away from our house (very unusual). This week the nights are still very cold but the days are bathed with warm sunshine. 70 more words

Growing Fruit & Veg

Black Currants - My First Harvest of The Summer

I’ve been busy picking black currants from the bushes on my acreage.

So far I have had four pickings with about 10 cups in the freezer now. 189 more words

Sustainable Living

Making Room & Cash

I had to play army this weekend, so I haven’t done much in regards to the store, or decluttering my home.  I haven’t shopped at any thrift stores because with my son’s birthday party coming up on Saturday, our bank account was actually in the negative.  367 more words


Foraging gone right.

I could say my cherry mishap made me cautious, but really it made me annoyed. Or maybe determined not to be beaten. There was, quite literally, low hanging fruit for the taking, and I was going to get some. 232 more words

Food & Drink