The Problem With Cows!

Turns out we like planning things, while drinking wine. Or do we just like drinking wine, and in our weakened state doing things like riding home from the UK or going for a year without oil seems far more sensible. Either way we approached this year in a ‘planned’ way. The idea was to try…

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Party Time !

We recently had a great cause for celebration – the kids birthdays! Conveniently their birthdays are 4 days apart and it wasn’t hard to convince them to combine the celebrations – not with sustainability in mind – more like saneability. A few ideas and requests were taken on board, such as location, age appropriate games,…

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Harvest Day

Actually the title is a little bit misleading as the weather got completely nasty this afternoon, but harvest “half” day just didn’t sound right! There’s nothing really more fundamental than our ability to grow our own food. So it’s kind of amazing how dislocated we have become from our own food supply. One of the…

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