Rural & Rustic

Life on a smallholding in the Welsh hills.

Latest Blog Post: I wish I were a hedgehog!

5 Dec 2018, 5:32 p.m.

As I get out of bed, look out of the window and see another dark, cold and wet morning, I feel like going back under the warm duvet and curl up for more sleep. But the hens are calling to be let out of their coop and my day on the smallholding must begin… there are chores to be done, log baskets to be filled, kindling to be fetched and woodburners to light for a start. A hundred and one other things too, or so ...

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