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This Week we have been Eating ...

… An increasing array of home-grown produce, from the allotment and also the garden.  A bit of this … a bit of that: no great amount of anything but, nevertheless, it all adds up. 465 more words

Grow Your Own

Pretty at Penrose

Friday 22nd May, 2015


I took myself off for a stroll around Penrose today, I haven’t been for a while.  It’s all very pretty with the bluebells still in flower alongside red campion, cow parsley, buttercups and daisies.   538 more words

A guide to Cornwall's The Masked Ball

The Masked Ball, Cornwall’s premier event that bookends the party season with two force-of-nature mini-festivals, is a sight to behold. The summer Ball sees revellers flock to the cliffs of Porthleven to get dressed up to the nines and make damn sure a five-day hangover is on the cards for the coming week. 473 more words


Porthleven Food and Music Festival

I have a confession to make.  I’ve lived two miles away from Porthleven for most of my life and have never visited a food and music festival…  What a mistake. 364 more words


Ten good reasons to visit Porthleven Food & Music Festival

This weekend sees the return of the annual Porthleven Food Festival. Now in it’s seventh year, this community Festival that began with just a few chefs has gone from strength to strength. 521 more words

Don't Miss

Porthleven Harbour Light

A visit to Porthleven Harbour during Easter time is usually a manic affair with all the ’emmets’ down from lands afar for Easter hols. But the light this late afternoon, was so dramatic and the ambiance so calm with a fisherman sorting his catch and a couple of kayakers relaxing in the tranquil light you would never have thought it was holiday time.


I'm back!

Tuesday, 31st March 2015 (Day 2, week 13)


Did you miss me?  You may have noticed there’s been very little walking lately, last week being a wash-out both time and weather wise.   349 more words