Tag: rustic

  • The pumpkin season begins

    Usually we start the season with a giant pumpkin which needs a pallet under it to move it but this year we start with a tiny little pumpkin that barely fills a hand. These small squashes are just the job for harvest festival arrangements and rustic autumnal displays. These pumpkins are available now from www.BigPumpkins.co.uk

  • Make a twig star decoration

    MAKE A TWIG STAR Twig stars are easy to make and, with appropriate supervision, are a craft project suitable for a wide range of ages. The stars can be used as a decoration or as a rustic wreath base. Twig stars can be scaled up to make magnificent shop window displays or scaled down to…

  • Surplus Veg

    Even though we are nearing the end of July, the sun has not done much shining, whilst it is relatively early in the growing season yet we have more than enough home grown vegetables to warrant a real treat of mediterranean style rustic roast vegetables (with a sneaky little sweetcorn starter while we are waiting). Roughly…

  • Jacky’s 50th Birthday Picnic

    A lovely evening celebrating Jacky’s 50th Birthday at at Coed Cae  in Snowdonia, Wales . Stunning views of sunset down the Mawddach Estuary with a camp fire and a few scoops.