Monthly Archives: February 2013

Craft Night

On the way to Lerryn Tuesday Club. Can you tell there is a car hidden behind all this foliage. This is what we turned it into Easter Wreaths…. Advertisements

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I love my Henry

Probably my favourite part of living in a van is our Henry Ranger Woodburner from Windy Smithy http://www.windysmithy.co.uk/ Just today I got home with the girls at 5pm having shut him down at 2:30ish to do the school run. I … Continue reading

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If you go down to the woods today…

Garlic, fresh new garlic leaves are showing their faces in the woods and hedgerows near here. These are quite easy to identify, once you have picked them just sniff. The garlic smell is unmistakable. We cooked them on garlic bread … Continue reading

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Lambs Lettuce for free

Liven up a salad with this weed which fetches a pretty penny in the supermarkets. These particular specimens were discovered today in my dads garden, growing happily in his lavender pot. Heres a closer shot: If foraging do not confuse … Continue reading

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