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Elder Flower cordial

It’s been too long since I’ve posted and I do apologize. My only excuse is that we have been spending lots and lots of time outside and my inside free time is dedicated to making preserves and getting ready for the market tomorrow. 412 more words


Extracting chickens from the quagmire

Today I went down determined to rescue the chickens from the ever rising wall of mud in the coop. I arrived down, complete with a lettuce as a peace offering to find Geoff had put down pallets to keep them off the mud. 121 more words

The 5 Stages of a Hunter Series: The Limiting Out Stage

This is the third article of a six part series on the 5 Stages of a Hunter, be sure to read What Type of Hunter are You? 617 more words


Roast quail with celeriac gratin

I like quail. There is something satisfying about having a couple of small whole birds on the plate. Also, they cook quickly and have a nice flavour, but you need to 392 more words

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Back to the Garden

The travel posts are over, and now I can return to updating you on the garden and the animals.

It’s been pretty warm weather-wise – we only had our first light frost this week – so I’ve put off winter-proofing the quail coops until 2 days ago. 749 more words


Quail with Mushrooms Sous-Vide

I’m in trouble. Or at least I may be. I am thrilled and honored that Ireland’s #1 blogger and his famous ‘Wife’ are coming over for a visit. 1,381 more words