Come Meet The Ladies!

This week I thought I would introduce you to my girls.   I have 3 hens in my urban backyard farm, they go by the names of Angeleek, Bubble and Squeak. It’s rare I get a decent picture of all 3 together without one screwing it up! I’ve always wanted a farm and livestock, unfortunately…

Grow Food Not Lawns

My backyard is already pretty hard landscaped, with a large established stone flower bed, which the bees and butterflies love. Over the flower bed is an apple tree which is actually our next door neighbours but it falls quite heavily over our side and our neighbour is very friendly and says whatever is on our…

Delayed Start On The Lottie

Winter was mean to my tiny little plot, the extreme wetness winter brought with it was harsh, water logging the beds and totally wrecking my beautiful reclaimed polytunnel – seriously I could of cried. I had a distraction in the form of volunteering over the Christmas holidays. Where I live totally flooded, so I was…

The Dream

‘The Dream’ so most girls dream of being a princess in a big house, buying whatever thier hearts desire, me on the other hand dreams of an off grid homestead on a plot of land, mucking out pigs and goats and growing pretty much all my own food, being totally non dependent on fossil fuels,…