Monthly Archives: October 2015

Gluten-Free Apple Cake

We’ve got four apple trees (two eaters and two cookers) and at this time of year we’re always overrun with apples. The real problem is that the varieties we’ve got don’t keep very long, so we spend the time between … Continue reading

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Yes, I want a receipt!

I like Contactless. Its a simple way of paying, clean, simple, saves carrying cash and, recently, has become more commonly available around the UK. HOWEVER, the system has been modified and is slightly broken. When using chip & pin, you … Continue reading

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Bokashi Composting

For the last couple of years, we’ve been trying to find ways to improve our composting system. To explain. We compost as much of the garden and kitchen waste as we can. All the garden / allotment waste goes into … Continue reading

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Starting to feed the birds

Whilst I realise that one is supposed to feed the wildbirds all year round, our garden provides lots of seeds and insects for the birds to survive during the summer and the pond provides them with a place to drink … Continue reading

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