Rural & Rustic

Life on a smallholding in the Welsh hills.

Latest Blog Post: Samhain, into the darkness we go

1 Nov 2019, 12:27 a.m.

I am sitting at our dining room table, the fire lit in the woodburner behind me warming my back and the sweet scent from the orange and clove candle flowing through the room. It's just before 5 pm and I have just come in from shutting the hens in their coop, having taken themselves to bed already. It's dark, cold and damp outside and I am glad of the warm and welcoming, cosy room where I can settle down to write my thoughts and reflections ...

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