Monthly Archives: April 2012

Spring has sprung

The pear blossom, crimson-flowered broad beans and young strawberry crowns are persevering despite the relentless wind, rain and hail this week. When the sun does make a brief appearance all looks lush in the vegetable garden, with raindrops glittering on … Continue reading

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We spent an idyllic Easter with good friends and our kids at Restormel Manor in Cornwall.  The house, and its accompanying barns, have all been beautifully designed and never cease to inspire me. Needless to say I’ve left with a headful of … Continue reading

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