Today we went out with the BWHEG Volunteers for a festive Christmas walk and meal. We walked around Forgeside, Big Pit, Coity Tip, Garn Lakes for about 3 hours before ending up in the Market Tavern for an excellent meal. … Continued
The bees are now tucked up with lots of food stores ready for winter.
The top photo shows a frame of ‘capped’ honey. When the bees have worked the honey to the correct consistency they put a wax capping over the top of each cell in the frame so that it is stored ready … Continued
All these redcurrants and gooseberries were picked at our allotment. Too many to make into pies so they are now in pots as jam – ready for the breakfast table to go on guest’s toast. Nothing nicer than homemade on … Continued