Bath Christmas Market – my favourite stalls

Some of you may remember that one of my November goals was to visit the Bath Christmas Market, which opened on 23 November. Our lovely Scottish friends were visiting, so it was the perfect excuse…

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Recipe: easy damson jam

Is there anything nicer than homemade jam on hot buttered crumpets? Damson jam to be more precise, with its lovely sweet but tart flavour? As I had so many damsons left over after making damson…

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Recipe: easy damson or sloe gin

Are you a gin lover? Well, in my September gardening post, I said I’d be making some luscious damson gin and sloe gin again. If you live near a public hedgerow (sloes) or have access…

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September goals 2017

September goals.  Wow, I cannot believe how fast the last five weeks have flown by.  And now we’re officially into Autumn.  My main August goal was to spend as much time as possible with my family.…

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