26 Sept: Water butts all installed – still not a drop of rain yet to test them out but we can’t imagine this is a long term worry. 24 Sept: Shaun, our lovely Parwich builder, is coming on Saturday to install several water butts which will make watering all our pots easier. Since we ordered [...]
24 Oct: Our guests and we appear rapidly to be filling the pit; we are obviously putting stuff in faster than it can degrade. Perhaps we are going to need another. We won’t tell Nick just yet! 17 Oct: Chicken bones, herring skin and bones…we keep waiting for it to start smelling but – so [...]
At the moment we are on a ‘green’ splurge. We have bought some rather attractive compost crocks to use indoors and have replaced the normal kettles with ‘Eco-kettles’ . We have put in each barn a slow-cooker so that our guests can come home to some hot soup or stews or even rice pudding on [...]
We are delighted to report that Tom’s Barn and Douglas’s Barn score over 95% overall across the board!
We are delighted to learn that they are already proving a great success.