Rural & Rustic

Life on a smallholding in the Welsh hills.

Latest Blog Post: A very chilly St David's Day!

1 Mar 2018, 3:51 p.m.

Dydd Gwyl Dewi Hapus! Happy St David's Day! The only daffodils around are those bought at the market last week and now in the vase on the dining table. They brighten the house with their vibrant colour and scent. The ones growing outside are a few weeks off yet - and may have suffered a setback with this week's snow, freezing temperatures and wind aka The Beast from the East and Storm Emma!

With extreme weather, life on the smallholding becomes stressful because it ...

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