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St Patrick’s Day Pie.

St Patrick’s Day is here again and what could be more Irish than a rich potato pie? I made this recently and it went down a treat at a local gardening group. Whoosh!

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Planting for the future

So far 2014 has been a busy year. Not just for work but also we’ve been busy at home making plans for the year ahead. I’ve bought my wellies, sorted my seeds and about to start planning for Spring.

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All I want for Christmas… choose one from the list please.

Horrible weather isn’t it. Awful for those who need to finish / start the Christmas Shopping. To help speed things along here’s a short, very personal list of some gifts anyone would love. Anyone special like… yours truly xx

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Foraging, fungi, frittata

Since moving into our new home I’ve been busy foraging around the area for new finds. Last week I picked up a mix of lovely mushrooms and when I finished drawing them, as you do, I made a fab frittata.

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Summer’s been and gone but I’m still here.

Hello-o-o-oh-ohohohoo. Oh, echoey in here. And dusty, very dusty and I can tell you a thing or two about dust after the summer that’s just done gone. You see, we moved homes. Sold the small flat we’ve lived in for the past 15 years (that’s the front steps and door on the left above) and […]

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