Christmas Day is all about calculations - when to put the turkey in the oven, how long to cook the pudding for and how long does half a Brie cheese take to go through a Labrador - I guessed about 5 hours, which wasn’t far off.
I have had a riot reaching my 6’s. Such a great excuse to party and gather family and friends together.
Balloons at Berry’s
My husband found his creative talents and decorated Berry’s with lots of balloons and candles....
It was always going to be very close - judging by the size of Countess the pig and with my daughter’s due date getting ever closer - and in the end it was a dead heat!
Countess looking ready
On 21st October this...
I love these parliaments: you go out in the morning and the chat and yes some screeching is everywhere. If you listen carefully, you can hear the replies in another chamber up another tree. I always wonder what they are all discussing: probably...
August is fine - it doesn’t have the vibe of expectation or the colour of the earlier months, but more of a feeling of consolidating and preparing. I think it must be seeing the first wagons heading up the dale with straw and hay that makes...