Tag Archives: Spring


In the springtime, there are few more lovely places than the English countryside. We have been getting out more, prising tablets and phones from the children’s hands and walking through fields and woods. Last week we walked round Dumbleton Woods. … Continue reading

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Sunny Springtime

March has been lovely so far. We feel like spring is here. There has been washing dried on the line, and faces raised to feel the warmth of the sun. Today we went to Hidcote for the first time this … Continue reading

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Looking Forward

I love this time of year. There’s so much to look forward to. Plum Jam: Quince Cheese: Greengages Straight from the Tree: Damson Gin: Hazelnut and Chocolate Torte: Cobnuts at Christmas Time (in my opinion they taste better than hazelnuts):

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The First Blossom of Spring

What a day! I finally got out and started clearing up in the garden. It has been such a cold winter, and we’ve had so much wind, it was all looking a bit desolate out there. Today I got out … Continue reading

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