Growing our own, recipes & natural living

Month: November 2014

Open Heart Healing

Open Heart Healing

To share or not to share ? someone told me this was too personal to share but I write, it gives me joy to share, so I share.This blog covers a wide spectrum of topics one of its colours is about transition. Sometimes I see […]

Pumpkin Root Soup

Pumpkin Root Soup

getting ingredients together I had a large pumpkin in my larder and decided to make some pumpkin root soup today. I love to cook, it is such a great way to de-stress, I find myself smiling and singing before the recipe is through. I especially […]

Novembers musings

The end of November! how can that be?, One minute it was August and now we are preparing for Christmas. I remember the hopes of summer, to provide lots of vegetables, herbs and fruits for the family from our own back yard, to make our […]

Christmas pudding

Christmas pudding

feeling festive GD and I went and brought our winter slippers yesterday and just in time too because today is freezing. Frost on the car window and crispy green leaves on the allotment weather. So ensconced in warm and festive slippers I set about to […]

Birthday Carrott Cake

Birthday Carrott Cake

We had a birthday celebration last Saturday, my eldest granddaughter turned eleven. Carrot cake is one of the family’s favourites, so with cake, copious amounts of baked potatoes, sparklers, cider for the older folk and a family sing along to frozen we had ourselves a […]

Trip to Cornwall

Trip to Cornwall

The summer house  After Ray finished work a couple of Sundays ago we hopped in the car and set out to visit Julian and Jazz, our third son and daughter in law, now living at Mount Hawk Cornwall. We left at three in the afternoon […]