Monthly Archives: January 2013

Grenadine

Well, somebody gave me a bottle of tequila, and I thought, what the hell, I’ll google it and see if there’s anything palatable than can be done with it. So that led me to Grenadine, which I now know is … Continue reading

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Snow, like, proper snow!

This is the view we woke up to this morning, proper snow even by my standards, enough to make me with, as I do, briefly once every few years, that I owned a pair of skis. Before I even saw … Continue reading

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Cake

Well, I’ve made my first proper cake in the cabin, which was more challenging than in a full-size kitchen, but it worked. I wouldn’t want to make one any bigger than this, I don’t think. Still, nice to know it … Continue reading

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Arrivals

Well, she’s here, our first cat on this site. She’s called Deena (though we will probably change that) and she seems to be reasonably happy here so far. Sorry, picture a bit blurry, camera doesn’t seem to be able to … Continue reading

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Weekend leisure and a little bit of useful work.

Having gone for that woodland management talk, we decided to go check out the woodland in question, Hardcastle Crags, at the weekend, which is a lovely, steeply sloped valley with an old mill in the bottom, and all the accoutrements … Continue reading

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