Today has been sunny and bright, but the icy wind as been as sharp as the thorns on the blackberry bush. Consequently, my walk with the dog this morning… Read more A January Day →
It’s taken a while for autumn to arrive. Every time we had a few cooler days and thought it was autumn, the weather has changed again and we’ve peeled off… Read more All change for Autumn →
As the hot summer weather and harvest at Slamseys continues, it’s time to pop out with the camera and take some photographs for our Visual Journal. Tractors and trailers are… Read more Summer time →
Lately, we have had a spell of hot, sunny days. Lovely as it it to wake each day to a cloudless sky, we need some rain as there was… Read more Lately →
Sometimes, it seems that everybody is in a rush. They have too much to do and not enough time to do it. Busy, busy, busy. Ask someone how they… Read more Stop and Smell the Roses →
This weekend, I nipped next door to snip off a rose from the arch, along with some petals from a rugosa rose to make this subtly flavoured Rose Petal Posset. The lemon juice gives a little sharpness to the dessert and brings out the pinkness and flavour of the rose petals.