Tag Archives: Fruit

Homemade Blackcurrant Jam

Until last summer I’d never made jam, but after moving to Streamfield and inheriting a vegetable patch and fruit cage bursting with a wide variety of fruits, I’ve had to learn pretty fast.  The weather over the last few weeks has been incredible and this year … Continue reading

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Christmas Hurricane Lamps

Every year I dream of an elegant Christmas with a tasteful tree, scented candles and swathes of cashmere, but in reality, living with my family this simply isn’t an option!  This christmas perched high on the mantlepiece, gently scenting the room … Continue reading

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The Joys of Making Your Own Compost

If  you haven’t already got one, now is a fabulous time of year for making your own compost bin.  It’s extremely easy and will give you the most fantastic sense of achievement when it comes to nourishing your soil next … Continue reading

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