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Month: September 2016

Cornbread and Chili flakes

Cornbread and Chili flakes

Had to share this it is sooooo scrummy. As soon as the days have a nip in the air I begin to crave corn bread. Introduced to corn bread by a  good friend from America I am forever thankful. Be warned  cornbread is very moorish. […]

Mabon Table

Mabon Table

Happy Mabon ! ‘Mabon’ the ‘autumn equinox’ comes at my favorite time of the year.  When the leaves are turning golden red and the heady high days of summer are giving way to the cooler slower days that will take us into winter. Mabon the […]

Eco Park Allotment

Eco Park Allotment

We have an allotment on an organic site!. It is on the Eco Park at Portowan a six minute drive. Once we have bikes we will try try to cycle there. We have a patch in the middle of about a dozen that are nestled […]

Moody Waters

Moody Waters

GD and me walk over the dunes and rocks down at Godrevy at dusk. I turn and say “she’s moody tonight”, “she is that lass” replies GD. We walk out over the rocks and step down to a ledge. A wall of rock behind me […]

Herfest Cakes

Herfest Cakes

  Herfest cakes, Mabon cakes, Autumn Equinox Cakes. There are lots of names for this celebration, I like Mabon, although GD and I are new to the wheel of the year calendar, it seems familiar in some way. Mabon is celebrated 22nd September this year. […]