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…a year in the country and a magnificent rainbow to celebrate….

….I can’t quite believe that it is has been a whole year since we packed our bags and travelled 3 and a half hours west from London Town to Ludlow.  The day we arrived at Hillpike last August was truly … Continue reading

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…a spot of Christmas bother….

…” ’twas the night before Christmas” and despite running out of oil, having no working Aga, no central heating, our truck breaking down and our heads full of cold, we are attempting to feel festive in our cold little farm. … Continue reading

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…driving rain and a battle with a holly bush…

Yesterday the wind eerily whined and whistled around the farm.  In a moment of calm, my boy and I wrapped ourselves up and splashed our way up the rain-soaked lane in search of festive foliage. I have been overly excited … Continue reading

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…homemade dough, mr pheasant and a burn…baby…burn…

My poor cub has managed to burn his foot today and so I seem to have achieved rather little, however, I have sketched an illustration of Mr Pheasant flying off to the office…. …and made a fresh dough to make … Continue reading

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