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Eco Great outdoors

A sensational little find! For a real farm experience with fantastic staff, close encounters with animals and a huge variety of activities, the Green Dragon Rare Breeds Farm & Eco Centre is a perfect gateway for the whole day. 35 more words



After working the opening day of the local Ring-necked Pheasant hunt and having to sit out the second day due to more pressing responsibilities on the home front, Goose and I were eager to get out in the field. 1,346 more words

Show and tell

Recently we welcomed some friends and their children over for a visit. They drove more than an hour to come visit, but they weren’t really here to see us or even our newborn son. 268 more words

In a Spin ...

This is a coat I made from the fleece of a Jacob Sheep; more than thirty years ago;l in a bid to pass long winter evenings and bouts of insomnia, without gazing at endless TV; I bought a spinning wheel.   120 more words


Tails of pigs

Somewhat belatedly, we finally have a couple of pigs.  Caroline’s wonderful garden map shows a little piggie waiting to meet our visitors and we’ve been having to explain that we “haven’t got any yet.” 322 more words

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The Rare Breeds Show

We had another fantastic day at the Rare & Traditional Breeds show on Sunday! The show takes place each year at the Weald & Downland Museum… 196 more words


Originally, this post was going to be titled Grieving Lessons; however, with the recent passing of a dear friend, I decided to focus on honoring those who have passed on. 171 more words